1. Family: Selaginellaceae Willk.
    1. Genus: Selaginella P.Beauv.
      1. Selaginella tenella (P.Beauv.) Spring

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Venezuela, Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Selaginella tenella (P.Beauv.) Spring appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1995 Broadway, W.E. [6701=5797], Trinidad & Tobago K000589185 paratype
    Jan 1, 1995 Eggers [4889], Cuba K000589179 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Moritz [448] K000589187 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Fendler, A. [324], Venezuela K000589186 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Wright, C. [1822], Cuba K000589180 holotype
    Jan 1, 1995 Wright, C. [940], Cuba K000589181 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Wright, C. [940], Cuba K000589182 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Wright, C. [940], Cuba K000589183 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Wright, C. [940], Cuba K000589184 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Sintenis, P. [6245], Puerto Rico K000589177 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Sintenis, P. [5837], Puerto Rico K000589178 isosyntype

    First published in Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(1): 234 (1843)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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