Selaginella vogelii Spring

First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 170 (1849)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Brazil Southeast, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Quansah, N. & Thomas, B.A. (2021). Anisophyllous species of Selaginella in West Africa. The Fern Gazette 21: 188-238.
  • 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.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Quansah, N. & Thomas, B.A. (2021). Anisophyllous species of Selaginella in West Africa. The Fern Gazette 21: 188-238.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [10455], Cameroon K000746270 No
Aug 1, 2001 Ghogue, J.-P. [487], Cameroon K000109262 No
Aug 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [9668], Cameroon K000109263 No
Jul 1, 1996 Ameka, G. [39], Ghana K000812107 No
Jul 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5641], Cameroon K000109261 No
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [3753], Cameroon K000540303 No
Jan 1, 1996 Wheatley, J.I. [785], Cameroon K000540297 No
Jan 1, 1996 Upson, T. [29], Cameroon K000540258 No
Jan 1, 1996 Cable, S. [476], Cameroon K000540270 No
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [3755], Cameroon K000540296 No
Jan 1, 1996 Sonké, B. [673], Cameroon K000540306 No
Jan 1, 1996 Wheatley, J.I. [496], Cameroon K000540277 No
Jan 1, 1996 Harris, D.J. [3656], Cameroon K000540298 No
Jan 1, 1996 Thomas, D.W. [9894], Cameroon K000540307 No
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5874], Cameroon K000540286 No
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5710], Cameroon K000540311 No
Vogel [182], Equatorial Guinea K000351227 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images