Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Bryophyta > Class: Bryopsida (Musci) > Subclass: Sphagnidae > Order: Sphagnales > Family: Sphagnaceae > Genus: Sphagnum > Species: Sphagnum cuspidatum > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Sphagnum cuspidatum var. plumosum Nees & Hornsch. Missouri Botanical Garden (1997)

Sphagnum cuspidatum Ehrh. ex Hoffm.

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Natura 2000 species code 5201


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora - consolidated version 01/01/2007 (EU Habitats Directive) Not mentioned as such in the Directive but as higher taxon (genus, family or order)

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Sphagnum cuspidatum var. plumosum Nees & Hornsch.
Sphagnum aloysii-sabaudiae G. Negri
Sphagnum bernieri Besch. ex Renauld & Cardot in Grandid.
Sphagnum bohemicum Jez.
Sphagnum faxonii Warnst.
Sphagnum gabonense Besch. in Warnst.
Sphagnum ikongense Warnst.
Sphagnum laxifolium Müll. Hal.
Sphagnum lehmannii Warnst.
Sphagnum mississippiense R.E. Andrus
Sphagnum trinitense Müll. Hal.
Sphagnum virginianum Warnst.
Sphagnum viridum Flatberg

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2008-04-10 Germany German national report Sphagnum cuspidatum
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