Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
feathery bogmoss Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
toothed peat moss Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
Toothed Peatmoss NatureServe resource Trusted
toothed sphagnum uBio Unknown


Name Sources Status
狭叶泥炭藓 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted


Name Sources Status
Kuljurahkasammal Kari Pihlaviita Trusted


Name Sources Status
Spieß-Torfmoos Hans-Martin Braun Trusted


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