Selaginella lepidophylla (Hook. & Grev.) Spring

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 1(2): 26 (1840)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. New Mexico to W. Texas and Central America. It grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Costa Rica, El Salvador, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Texas

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (1993). Flora of North America North of Mexico 2: 1-474. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Mickel, J. T. & Smith., A. R. (2004). The Pteridophytes of Mexico. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 88: 1-1054.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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