1. Family: Selaginellaceae Willk.
    1. Genus: Selaginella P.Beauv.
      1. Selaginella flexuosa Spring

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru

    Selaginella flexuosa Spring appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1995 Glaziou, A.F.M. [4491], Brazil K000589102 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1995 Glaziou, A.F.M. [9353], Brazil K000589103 holotype
    Dec 1, 1934 Glaziou, A.F.M. [s.n.], Brazil K000639235
    Dec 1, 1934 Burchell, W.J. [[3008]], Brazil K000589104
    Dec 1, 1934 Burchell, W.J. [3008], Brazil K000589105
    Dec 1, 1934 Gaudichaud [s.n.], Brazil K000639234
    Liebmann, F.M. [s.n.], Mexico Selaginella faucium K000589114
    Liebmann, F.M. [s.n.], Mexico Selaginella faucium K000589115

    First published in Flora 21(no. 13): 197 (1838)

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0