Data about <i>Sphagnum fuscum</i>

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Distribution

 
native range includes
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North America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
 
geographic distribution
  • geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
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Asia - China
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - Kazakhstan
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North America - Canada - Alberta
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North America - Canada - British Columbia
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North America - Canada - Manitoba
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North America - Canada - New Brunswick
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North America - Canada - Newfoundland
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North America - Canada - Northwest Territories
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North America - Canada - Nova Scotia
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North America - Canada - Nunavut
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North America - Canada - Ontario
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North America - Canada - Prince Edward Island
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North America - Canada - Quebec
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North America - Canada - Saskatchewan
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North America - Canada - Yukon Territory
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North America - Greenland
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North America - United States - Alaska
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North America - United States - California
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North America - United States - Colorado
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North America - United States - Connecticut
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North America - United States - Idaho
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North America - United States - Illinois
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North America - United States - Indiana
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North America - United States - Maine
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North America - United States - Maryland
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North America - United States - Massachusetts
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North America - United States - Michigan
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North America - United States - Minnesota
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North America - United States - Montana
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North America - United States - New Hampshire
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North America - United States - New Jersey
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North America - United States - New York
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North America - United States - North Carolina
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North America - United States - Ohio
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North America - United States - Oregon
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North America - United States - Pennsylvania
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North America - United States - Rhode Island
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North America - United States - Utah
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North America - United States - Vermont
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North America - United States - Virginia
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North America - United States - Washington
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North America - United States - West Virginia
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North America - United States - Wisconsin
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North America - United States - Wyoming
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Physical Description

 
plant growth habit
  • plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
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nonvascular
  • nonvascular
    Nonvascular, terrestrial green plant, including mosses, hornworts, and liverworts. Always herbaceous, often attached to solid objects such as rocks or living or dead wood rather than soil.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nonvascular
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

 
habitat
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forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
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hammock
  • hammock
    A patch of ground, distinct from and slightly above the surrounding plain or wetland. Often occurs in groups.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000516
Environments - EOL project  
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marsh
  • marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
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peat soil
Environments - EOL project  
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peatland
  • peatland
    A wetland type that accumulates acidic peat, a deposit of dead plant material.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000044
Environments - EOL project  
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non-marine
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
 
elevation median
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517.9 m
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
 
elevation mean
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615.8 m
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
 
elevation min
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365.1 m
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
 
elevation max
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1,048.8 m
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Database and Repository Coverage

 
type specimen repository
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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
  • National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
    National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM), Washington, District of Columbia, USA. NMNH and USNM both refer to the National Museum of Natural History. Collections are associated with one or the other acronym. US, the US National Herbarium, is a collection within the National Museum of Natural History. URL for main institutional website: http://www.mnh.si.edu/rc/ URL for institutional specimen catalog: http://collections.mnh.si.edu/
    http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34871
National Museum of Natural History Collections  

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