Lycopodium L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Cosmopolitan.

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Altay, Amur, Angola, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Burundi, Buryatiya, California, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Comoros, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Crozet Is., Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Falkland Is., Fiji, Finland, France, Free State, Føroyar, Galápagos, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greenland, Guatemala, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Juan Fernández Is., Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kenya, Kerguelen, Kermadec Is., Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Laos, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Manchuria, Manitoba, Marion-Prince Edward, Marquesas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Netherlands, New Brunswick, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Panamá, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Rwanda, Réunion, Sakhalin, Samoa, Saskatchewan, Society Is., Solomon Is., South Australia, South Carolina, South Dakota, South Georgia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tasmania, Tennessee, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tristan da Cunha, Tubuai Is., Turkey, Tuva, Uganda, Ukraine, Utah, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vermont, Victoria, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Extinct in:

Corse

Lycopodium L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 1999 Beaman, J.H. [11624], Malaysia K000474394 No
Oct 1, 1993 Beaman, J.H. [12023], Malaysia K000445577 No
Jan 1, 1935 Clemens, J. [29859], Malaysia K000398076 No
Metcalfe, C.A. 19134.000 No
Metcalfe, C.R. 22504.000 No
Jacobs, M. [7750], Philippines K000376271 No
Vogel, E.F. de [7603], Indonesia K000398075 No
Grimes, J. [1094], Indonesia K000507969 No
Wiriadinata, H. [4037], Indonesia K000604520 No
Wong, K.M. [1716], Brunei K000604521 No
Wong, K.M. [1225], Brunei K000604523 No
Johns, R.J. [6913], Brunei K000604514 No
Wong, K.M. [s.n.], Malaysia K000604522 No
Ashton, P.S. [306], Brunei K000604513 No
Argent, G. [9163], Brunei K000604526 No
Coode, M.J.E. [6186], Indonesia K000446544 No
Rumutom, M. [94], Malaysia K000604519 No
Johns, R.J. [7045], Brunei K000604515 No
Grimes, J. [1094], Indonesia K000516473 No
Gardette, E. [76], Indonesia K000636991 No
Ashton, P.S. [111], Brunei K000398082 No
Ashton, P.S. [111], Brunei K000398083 No
Andau, D. [974], Malaysia K000604517 No
Kessler, P.J.A. [1501], Indonesia K000604525 No
Kessler, P.J.A. [2769], Indonesia K000604516 No
Lim, S.P. [143274], Malaysia K000604518 No
La Croix, I.F. [5040], Congo K000501428 No
Johns, R.J. [7034], Brunei K000604524 No

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1100 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Balkrishna, A., Joshi, B., Sribastava, A., Shankar, R. & Shukla, B.K. (2019). Classification of extant Pteridophytes: a new approach Indian Fern Journal 36: 311-341.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • 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.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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