1. Family: Selaginellaceae Willk.
    1. Genus: Selaginella P.Beauv.
      1. Selaginella sulcata (Desv.) Spring ex Mart.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname

    Selaginella sulcata (Desv.) Spring ex Mart. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hostmann [3], Surinam K000589135 isotype
    Sellow [153], Brazil K000589136
    Jul 1, 1978 Hostmann [3], Surinam Selaginella caudorhiza K000589122 holotype
    Bernoulli, G. [[1121]], Guatemala Selaginella biauriculata K000589280 isolectotype

    First published in Flora 20(2, beibl.): 126 (1837)

    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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