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Sphagnum subsecundum

Sphagnum subsecundum

Description:

Plant yellow-brown to ochre; branches of capitulum curved; Stems pale to red; Stem leaves oblong triangular to triangular, about 2/3 the size of branch leaves; Branch leaves subsecund, pores not so abundant on concave side, but appearing with a chain-like pattern throught the hyaline cells on convex side; stem cross section with a small cortical layer.

Habitat:

poor fen, growing on aside a deep pool. about 1000'.


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2 Comments

MilesBerkey
MilesBerkey 5 years ago

Thx melody!

MeloPinto
MeloPinto 5 years ago

Awesome series, down to the microscopic level!

MilesBerkey
Spotted by
MilesBerkey

Washington, USA

Lat: 47.79, Long: -121.92

Spotted on Jan 29, 2014
Submitted on Feb 5, 2014

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