|Statement||by R. Braithwaite.|
|LC Classifications||QK539.S75 B7 1878a|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||91|
The Sphagnaceæ or peat-mosses of Europe and North America / By. Braithwaite, Robert, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. . The Sphagnaceae or peat-mosses of Europe and North America / By. Braithwaite, Robert, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. London:Hardwicke & Bogue, c Notes: Includes index. Subjects. Buy The Sphagnaceae Or Peat-mosses Of Europe And North America by Braithwaite, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Robert Braithwaite. The Sphagnaceae or Peat-Mosses of Europe and North America [R (Robert) Braithwaite] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifactFormat: Paperback.
The Sphagnaceæ or peat-mosses of Europe and North America by Braithwaite, R. (Robert), Publication date Topics Mosses -- Europe, Mosses -- North America, Peat mosses This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. plus-circle Add Review. comment. ReviewsPages: The Sphagnaceae or peat-mosses of Europe and North America ().jpg 1, × 2,; 1, KB The Sphagnaceae or peat-mosses of Europe and North America ().jpg 1, × . Sphagnum is a genus of approximately accepted species of mosses, commonly known as "peat moss".Accumulations of Sphagnum can store water, since both living and dead plants can hold large quantities of water inside their cells; plants may hold 16 to 26 times as much water as their dry weight, depending on the species. The empty cells help retain water in drier : Sphagnopsida. Cronberg, N. Genotypic differentiation between the two related peat mosses, Sphagnum rubellum and S. capillifolium in northern Europe. J. Bryology Cronberg, N. Population structure and interspecific differentiation of the peat moss sister species Sphagnum rubellum and S. capillifolium (Sphagnaceae) in northern Europe.
R. Braithwaite has written: 'The British moss-flora' -- subject(s): Mosses 'The sphagnaceae, or, Peat-mosses of Europe and North America' -- subject(s): Mosses, Bryophytes, Sphagnaceae, Identification. Ralph Pope's inviting text and helpful photographs cover not only the "true" mosses but also the Sphagnaceae (the peat mosses), liverworts, and hornworts. The heart of any field guide is the ability to narrow down a large number of possibilities to a single species, and Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts does that with a variety of keying. Haploid plants occur in South America, Europe, eastern North America, western North America, and southern Asia, and five genetically differentiated groups with different distribution ranges were. The monoicous peatmoss Sphagnum subnitens has a tripartite distribution that includes disjunct population systems in Europe (including the Azores), northwestern North America and New Zealand.