Sphagnales

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Peat moss
Temporal range: Triassic to recent
SphagnumFallax.jpg
a clump of Sphagnum, peat moss
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Bryophyta
Class: Sphagnopsida
Order: Sphagnales
Limpr.
Families

Ambuchananiaceae
Flatbergiaceae
Sphagnaceae

The Sphagnales is an order of moss with only four living genera: Ambuchanania, Eosphagnum, Flatbergium, and Sphagnum.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Classification of the Bryophyta". Retrieved 2011-02-24.