Sphagnum fimbriatum subsp. concinnum

(Berggren) Flatberg & Frisvoll

J. Hattori Bot. Lab. 56: 308. 1984,.

Basionym: Sphagnum teres var. concinnum Berggren Kongl. Svenska Vetensk. Acad. Handl., n. s. 13(7): 94. 1875
Synonyms: Sphagnum fimbriatum var. arcticum C. E. O. Jensen Sphagnum fimbriatum var. concinnum (Berggren) Warnstorf
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 92. Mentioned on page 83, 95.

Plants moderate sized and stiff; capitulum moderate-sized and dense golden brown to brown. Stem leaves spatulate, 0.95–1.1 mm, lacerate across the broad apex and entire down the sides, border strongly bordered at the leaf base. Sexual condition unknown.

Habitat: Forming dense carpets and low hummocks in poor fen tundra peatlands
Elevation: low to moderate elevations


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Greenland, N.W.T., Nunavut, Que., Yukon, Alaska, Eurasia.


Selected References


Lower Taxa

Cyrus B. McQueen† +  and Richard E. Andrus +
(Berggren) Flatberg & Frisvoll +
Sphagnum teres var. concinnum +
Greenland +, N.W.T. +, Nunavut +, Que. +, Yukon +, Alaska +  and Eurasia. +
low to moderate elevations +
Forming dense carpets and low hummocks in poor fen tundra peatlands +
J. Hattori Bot. Lab. +
Sphagnum fimbriatum var. arcticum +  and Sphagnum fimbriatum var. concinnum +
Sphagnum fimbriatum subsp. concinnum +
Sphagnum fimbriatum +
subspecies +