Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Selaginella rupestris (L.) Spring image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Kitty Kohout

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Robert W. Freckmann

Janice Stiefel

Janice Stiefel
Family Selaginellaceae
Selaginella rupestris (L.) Spring
dwarf spike-moss, northern selaginella, rock spike-moss
Selaginella: diminutive of Selago, the name of another moss-like plant
rupestris: growing among rocks [compare campestris]
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern ally
Habitat: rocks and dry sands
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Lycopodium rupestre L.

         
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