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

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Selaginella muscosa Spring appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1995 Glaziou, A.F.M. [7039], Brazil K000589173 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1995 Macrae [s.n.], Brazil K000589172 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1995 Niederlein, G. [630/1252], Argentina K000589174 isotype
    Jan 1, 1994 Burchell [1181], Brazil K000589169
    Jan 1, 1994 Glaziou, A.F.M. [5217], Brazil K000589166 syntype
    Jan 1, 1994 Blanchet [s.n.], Brazil K000589171
    Jan 1, 1994 Langsdorff [s.n.], Brazil K000589167 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1994 Glaziou, A.F.M. [7038], Brazil K000589168
    Jan 1, 1994 Guadichaud [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro K000589170
    Jan 1, 1995 Spruce, R. [2532], Brazil Selaginella deltoides K000589188 holotype

    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/
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