Papillose Peatmoss

Sphagnum papillosum

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Sphagnum papillosum, the papillose peatmoss, is a species of peat moss distributed throughout the northern hemisphere. Although sometimes confused with Sphagnum imbricatum and Sphagnum palustre, it is distinguished by its yellow-green to brown short, blunt branches and papillose chlorophyllose cells.

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  1. (c) Jeremy Barker, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/13467593
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sphagnum_papillosum

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