1. Family: Selaginellaceae Willk.
    1. Genus: Selaginella P.Beauv.
      1. Selaginella imbricata (Forssk.) Spring ex Decne.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ethiopia to NW. Namibia, Arabian Peninsula.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Selaginella imbricata (Forssk.) Spring ex Decne. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], India K000009121 Unknown type material
    Griffith, W. [s.n.], India K001067413
    Griffith, W. [29], India K001067416
    Wallich, N. [s.n.], India K001067414
    s.coll. [s.n.], India K001067415

    First published in Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat. 2: 193 (1841)

    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.
    • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

    Not accepted by

    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS. [Cited as Selaginella bryopteris.]

    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