Selaginella versicolor Spring

First published in Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10: 143 (1843)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa. It is an epiphyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Descriptions

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

Ecology
On wet rocks especially near waterfalls or on forest floor in moderate shade, sometimes epiphytic; sometimes in fringing forest; sea level to 5, 000 ft. alt.
[FWTA]

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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