1. Family: Selaginellaceae Willk.
    1. Genus: Selaginella P.Beauv.
      1. Selaginella buchholzii Hieron.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Selaginellaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

    Ecology
    Cracks in rocks, among stones, or on banks, under bushes or in dry exposed positions; near sea level up to 3, 000 ft. alt.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaïre

    Selaginella buchholzii Hieron. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Buchholz [s.n.] K000351248

    First published in Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(abt. 4, lief. 210): 696 (1901)

    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.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Hedwigia 43: 51 (1904), incl. var. togoensis Hieron.
    • in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 1, 4: 696 (1901)

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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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