- MLA 8TH EDITION
- . "Sphagnum". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 07 March 2014, Historica Canada. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/sphagnum. Accessed 22 October 2018.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Sphagnum (2014). In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/sphagnum
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- "Sphagnum". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published February 07, 2006; last modified March 07, 2014. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/sphagnum
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- , The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Sphagnum", last modified March 07, 2014, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/sphagnum
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