Sphagnum aongstroemii — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Sphagnum aongstroemii</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Sphagnum aongstroemii</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail North America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • 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
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Asia - China Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada - British Columbia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada - Northwest Territories Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada - Nunavut Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada - Yukon Territory Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Alaska Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Sphagnum aongstroemii</i>
  • 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
Plant growth habit
Additional detail 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

Data about <i>Sphagnum aongstroemii</i>
Habitat
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  

Conservation

Data about <i>Sphagnum aongstroemii</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

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