order Sphagnales


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Related to order Sphagnales: Sphagnaceae, mosses
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Noun1.order Sphagnales - coextensive with the genus Sphagnum; in some classifications isolated in a separate subclass
plant order - the order of plants
Bryopsida, class Bryopsida, class Musci, Musci - true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales
genus Sphagnum - a large genus constituting the order Sphagnales: atypical mosses of temperate bogs with leaves that can hold much water