Sphagnales

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Noun1.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
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Ecotone Macrophyte Macrophyte littoral type typologies families Lentic Emergent Alismataceae Emergent, fixed submersed Cyperaceae Fixed floating Menyanthaceae Fixed submersed Najadaceae Fixed floating Nymphaeaceae Emergent Pontederiaceae Emergent Typhaceae Lotic Emergent, fixed submersed Eriocaulaceae Emergent Sphagnaceae Lentic/lotic Amphibian, emergent, fixed Poaceae submersed Fixed submersed Mayacaceae * López and Ferreira (2005) and Pedralli et al.