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Sphagnum lescurii

Sphagnum lescurii

Description:

Plant yellow to golden-brown; branch fascicles with 1-2 spreading, turgid, and 1-2 pendant, slender. Stem with 1 layer of outer cortical cells;branch leaves broadly ovate, chlorophyllous cells barrel shaped equally exposed on both surfaces; pores on commisures of convex surface.

Habitat:

Minerotrophic fen in Pine Barrens of NJ


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MilesBerkey
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MilesBerkey

Shamong Township, New Jersey, USA

Lat: 39.77, Long: -74.68

Spotted on Jan 9, 2017
Submitted on Jan 9, 2017

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