Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

Selaginellaceae: Spikemoss

Plants reproduce by spores (without embryo or true flower). Long stems covered with small leaves; uniform spore cases found in the axils or on upper surfaces near the base of the leaves. Leaves have ligules and are found in 4-6 ranks.
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