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Magellan's Sphagnum

Sphagnum magellanicum Bridel 1798

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Sphagnum magellanicum (Magellan's Sphagnum) is a species of woody plants in the family Sphagnaceae. They are native to Amazônia, North America, Roraima, Rio De Janeiro, Mata Atlântica, Cerrado, Espirito Santo, SãO Paulo, Santa Catarina, Minas Gerais, Rio Grande Do Sul, RondôNia, Paraná, and Bahia.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Magellan's Sphagnum. View this species on GBIF