Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
SPHAGNUM (G)
Bog-moss(Le) Peat-moss
Family: SPHAGNACEAE
sphagnos, = a kind of moss. (a Genus of mosses growing in boggy places, bog-moss, peat-moss) sphagnos, = a spiny shrub, a kind of moss. sphagis, = a knife
(Ox, Int, LS)
Sphagnum capense (La)
Moss (Vo)
Location: (F)
cape, = Cape of Good Hope; -ensis, = indicates country or place of growth, or origin or else habitat. (pertaining to the Cape of Good Hope; Cape Peninsula)
(BL)
Sphagnum strictum pappeanum (La)

Location: (F)
stringo, stringere, strictum, = to draw tight, to bind or tie tight; to draw, bind, or press together. (drawn close together, very upright, very straight) For Carl (Karl) Wilhelm Ludwig Pappe,** (1803-1862); -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names.
(ld, BL, Ch)