Medium
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Shadow Lake Bog (Google, OSM)
47.4066275934, -122.0909786224
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Description

This specimen was observed on Tuesday February 14, 2012 at around 12:00 at Shadow Lake Bog. It was growing alongside Hylocomium splendens and Pleurozium schreberi. Some of the distinguishing features of this genus include the erect growth with a capitulum atop a stem, they hyaline cells which are significantly larger than the chlorophyll cells, and the bog habitat.

Mar. 20, 2012 03:50:27 -0700
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sphagnum moss - Photo (c) David Shand, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
lemurph2's ID: sphagnum moss (Genus Sphagnum)
Posted by lemurph2 almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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sphagnum moss - Photo (c) David Shand, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
charlie's ID: sphagnum moss (Genus Sphagnum)
Posted by charlie almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

sphagnum moss - Photo (c) David Shand, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
lemurph2's ID: sphagnum moss (Genus Sphagnum)
sphagnum moss - Photo (c) David Shand, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
Community ID: sphagnum moss (Genus Sphagnum)
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