We took images of the stem leaf and branch leaves (still on the stem) of Sphagnum papillosum.

The following are images of the stem leaf. The first is an image of both sides (dorsal and ventral sides) of the stem leaf.

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Both sides of the stem leaf at 150x magnification.

The following is the dorsal side of the stem leaf, at the lower portion of the leaf.

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The dorsal side of the stem leaf at 500x magnification.

The following is the ventral side of a stem leaf, near the axis of the leaf.

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The ventral side of a stem leaf at 300x magnification.

The following is the branch leaf still attached to the branch.

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The branch leaf at 100x magnification.

The following is an image of the pores of the branch leaf on the ventral side.

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The pores of the branch leaf on the ventral side at 1000x magnification.

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