Family Selaginellaceae, genus Selaginella;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Selaginella, giving current name, authority, synonyms, published references, geographic distribution and (sometimes) illustrations.
Please note: an asterisk * in the distribution list means that the species is exotic to the country named.
        Selaginella species E to O.         Species P to Z here

Selaginella eatonii Hieron. ex Small; Ferns Trop. Florida 67 (1918) Distribution [complete]: S-Florida (Dade Co.), Bahamas Trivial names: Eaton's Spike-moss Conservation status: IUCN V = Diplostachyum eatonii (Hieronymus ex Small) Small; Ferns S. E. States 422 (1938) Selaginella echinata Baker; J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 22: 536 (1887) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar = Selaginella rupestris Spring sensu Baron; Antananarivo Annual 5: 114 (1881) Selaginella ecuadoriana Gilli; Feddes Repert. 88(5-6): 390 (1977) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador Selaginella effusa Alston; Jour. Bot. 70: 65, no. 9 (1932) Distribution [complete]: China (Guangdong, Guizhou, Guangxi), Vietnam Selaginella eggersii Sodiro; Crypt. Vasc. Quito, 605, no. 15 (1893) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador Selaginella elegans (Desv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 226 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Réunion = Lycopodium elegans Desv.; Prodr. Fil., Ann. Soc. L. Paris. 6: 188 (1827) Selaginella elegantissima Warb.; Monsunia 1: 111, no. 175 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Sulawesi = Selaginella eurycephala Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 124, no. 125 (1900) = Selaginella teysmanni Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 60, no. 62 (1904) Selaginella elmeri Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 46, no. 5 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Leyte) = Selaginella quadrasii Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 114, no. 19 (1911) Selaginella engleri Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 704, no. 374. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Philippines = Selaginella whitfordii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2061, no. 34 (1913) Selaginella epirrhizos Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 229, no. 126 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela, Brazil (Amazonas), British Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana = Lycopodioides affinis (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 825 (1891) = Lycopodioides epirhiza (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella affinis A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 296 (1865) = Selaginella poeppigiana var. guyanensis Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 218 (1850) = Selaginella rigida Hort (ex Linden 1854) ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (1859) Selaginella erectifolia Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 92, no. 36 (1850) Distribution [complete]: Brazil = Lycopodioides erectifolia (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella camptostachys Fée; Crypt. Vasc. Brés. 1: 229, no. 60, t. 75, f. 3 (1869) = Selaginella glazioviana Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 36, no. 42 (1904) Selaginella eremophila Maxon; Smiths. Misc. Coll. 72 (5): 3, t. 2 (1920) Distribution [complete]: SW-Arizona, SE-California, Mexico (Baja California) Trivial names: Desert Spike-moss = Bryodesma eremophilum (Maxon) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) Selaginella erythropus (Mart.) Spring; Fl. Bras. 1(2): 125 (1840) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, *Tanzania = Lycopodioides erythropus (Mart.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium erythropus Mart.; Icon. Crypt. Bras., 39, t. 20, f. 3 (1834) = Selaginella erythropus var. setosa (Linden) Schneider; Choice Ferns 3: 418 (1894) = Selaginella setosa Linden; Cat. No. 23: 9 (1869) var. minor A. Br. ex Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 288 (1917) Distribution: Andes = Selaginella pitcheriana W. Watson; Gard. Chron. 14: 651 (1893) Selaginella eschscholzii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2041, no. 26 (1913) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) = Selaginella benguetensis Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Philip. Bot. 6: 2043 (1913) = Selaginella wormskioldii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2064, no. 36 (1913) Selaginella estrellensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 41: 200 (1902) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, El Salvador = Selaginella martensii sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 4: 18 (1895) = Selaginella mnioides sensu Christ in Dur. & Pittier; Primit. Fl. Costaric. l(3): 254, p. p (1896). Selaginella eublepharis A. Braun ex Hieron.; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4): 677 (1902) Distribution [complete]: Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, Zanzibar Selaginella euclimax Alston ex Crabbe & Jermy; Fern Gaz. 11: 259 (1976) Distribution [complete]: Panama, E-Colombia Selaginella eurynota A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., V, 3: 293 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Mexico (Chiapas, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Guerrero, Oaxaca), Guatemala, Panama = Lycopodioides eurynota (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella mnioides sensu Christ in Pittier; Primit. Fl. Costaric. 3 (1): 61 (1901) Selaginella exaltata (Kunze) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 234 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil = Lycopodioides exaltata (Kunze) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium exaltatum Kunze; Linnaea 9: 8 (1834)[1835] = Selaginella strobilifera H. Christ; Bull. Herb. Boissier, ser. 2, 2, 1: 72 (1901) Selaginella exasperata Warb.; Monsunia 1: 109, 126, no. 139 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Borneo = Selaginella exasperata f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 163 (1915) Selaginella exilis J. W. Moore; Bishop Mus. Bull. 102: 14 (1933) Distribution [complete]: Society Isl. (Raiatea) Selaginella expansa Sodiro; Rec. Crypt. Vasc. Prov. Quito, 95, no. 12 (1883) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador = Lycopodioides expansa (Sodiro) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella extensa Underw.; Bull. Torr. Bot. Club, 25: 131 (1898) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Jalisco, San Luis Potosi, Puebla, Veracruz, Hidalgo, Tamaulipas) = Bryodesma extensum (Underw.) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) = Selaginella rupestris subvar. viridis Fourn.; Mex. PI., 146 (1872) = Selaginella rupestris var. mexicana Conz.; Fl. Taxon. Mex. 1: 150 (1939) [nom. inval. Selaginella falcata (Beauv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 225, no. 91 (1843) Distribution [complete]: French Guiana, ?British Guyana = Lycopodioides falcata (Beauv.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1 : 825 (1891) = Lycopodioides guyanensis (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium falcatum (Beauv.) Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 540, no. 9. [1813] 1814 = Lycopodium falcatum (Beauv.) Steud.; Nomencl. Crypt., 281 (1824) = Selaginella guianensis Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 143, no. 59 (1843) = Stachygynandrum falcatum Beauv.; Prodr. Aethéog., 106 (1805) Selaginella fenixii Hieron.; Fedde Reppert. 10: 98, no. 10 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) = Selaginella gregoryi Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 48, 102, no. 12 (1911) Selaginella filicaulis Sodiro; Crypt. Vasc. Quit. 600 (1893), also in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 12: 413 (1895) Distribution: Bolivia, Ecuador Selaginella finitima Mickel & Beitel; Pterid. Fl. Oaxaca (Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46): 338 (1988) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Veracruz, Chiapas) Selaginella finium Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit., II, 16: 52 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella firmula A. Br. ex Kuhn; Verh. K.-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien, 19: 585, no. 132 (1869) Distribution [complete]: Vanuatu, Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Ovalau, Taveuni, Kadavu, Waya), Solomons, New Ireland = Lycopodioides firmula (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella firmuloides Warb.; Monsunia 1: 105, 118, no. 77 (1900) Distribution [complete]: New Caledonia Conservation status: IUCN I = Selaginella jouani Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 681, no 110. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella vieillardii A. Br. ex Hieron.; Hedwigia 41: 181 (1902) [non Warb. 1900 Selaginella fissidentoides (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 8(12): 142 (1841) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar = Didiclis fissidentoides (Hook. & Grev.) Rothm.; Fedde Rep., 54: 70 (1944) = Lycopodioides fissidentoides (Hook. & Grev.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium fissidentoides Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot., Misc. 2: 305, no. 151 (1831) = Selaginella concinna sensu Baker; Jour. Bot., p. 5 (1891) var. amphirrhizos (A. Braun ex Hieron.) Stefanov. & Rakotondr.; Novon 6(2): 208 (1996) Distribution [complete]: Comores = Selaginella amphirrhizos A. Braun ex Hieron.; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4): 705 (1902) = Selaginella amphirrhizos A. Br. ex Kuhn; v. Decken Reise 111, 3, Bot., p. 71 (1879), nomen, ex Baker, Jour. Bot. 21: 211. 1883 f. ovata Stefanov. & Rakotondr.; Novon 6(2): 208, f. 1F, 3(map) (1996) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Selaginella flabellata (L.) Spring; Flora 21: 198, no. 19 (1838) Distribution: Saba Isl., St. Kitts, Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Grenada, Colombia = Lycopodioides flabellata (L.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium flabellatum L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1100 (1753) = Selaginella flabellaris Hort. ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (1857) = Selaginella flabellata var. laxa A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., V, 3: 278 (1865) = Selaginella flabellatiformis Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 293 (1917) = Selaginella polysperma sensu Sodiro; Recens. 92 (1883) [p. p. = Stachygynandrum flabellatum (L.) P. Beauv.; Prodr. Aetheogam. 113 (1805) Selaginella flabelloides Warb.; Monsunia 1: 105, 118, no. 76 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) Selaginella flabellum (Desv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 234, no 157 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Hispaniola = Selaginella mayerhoffii Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 295, no. 9. [1916] 1917 = Selaginella mayerhoffti var. nectonxii Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 295 (1917) = Selaginella nectonxii Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 298 (1917) = Selaginella porelloides sensu Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 97 (1850) [p. p. Selaginella flacca Alston; Jermy & J.M.Rankin, Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Bot. 9(4): 269 (1981) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela, Colombia Selaginella flagellata (L.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(1): 228 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Hispaniola, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Panama, Mexico (Oaxaca, Veracruz), Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Trinidad, Tobago, British Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana = Lycopodioides flagellata (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides leptostachya (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides regularis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides rhizophora (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella ambigua var. fallax Hieron.; Hedwigia, 58: 315-316. [1916] 1917 = Selaginella leptostachya A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 289-290, no. 26 (1865) = Selaginella othmeri Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 324, no. 20. [1916] 1917 = Selaginella purdiei Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 322, no. 19. [1916] 1917 = Selaginella regularis Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 277, no. 159 (1884) = Selaginella reptans Sodiro; Crypt. Vasc. Quit. 597 (1893), also in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 12: 411 (1895) = Selaginella rhizophora Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 244, no. 140 (1884) Selaginella flexuosa Spring; Flora 21: 197, no. 18 (1838) Distribution [complete]: Brazil, Colombia = Lycopodioides flexuosa (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides longicuspis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium brasiliense Desv.; Ann. Soc. L. Paris, 6: 190, no 134 (1827) [non Raddi, 1825 = Selaginella bella Fée; Crypt. Brés. 2: 100, no. 141-142 (1872)-73 = Selaginella brasiliensis (Desv.) Spring; Flora 21: 213, no. 23 (1838) = Selaginella longicuspis Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 241, no. 71 (1883) = Selaginella macrorhyza A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes 5: 121, t. 10 (1898) = Selaginella mahnei Hieron.; ms. Selaginella fragilis A. Braun; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 305 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Brazil (Amazonas), Ecuador, Venezuela, Colombia = Selaginella brachylepis Christ; Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 1: 74 (1901) = Selaginella parkeri var. vanheurckiana (Spring) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 120 (1885) = Selaginella vanheurckiana Spring; v. Heurck, Pl. Nov., 28 (1870) Selaginella fragillima A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes 5: 127, t. 11 (1898) Distribution [complete]: Brazil (Minas Gerais) Selaginella frondosa Warb.; Monsunia 1: 105, 117, no. 75 (1900) Distribution: peninsular Malaysia (Kelantan, Perak, Pahan, Selangor, Johor), India, Indochina, Vietnam, C-Vietnam, Sumatra, Java, Borneo = Selaginella flabellata sensu Baker; Jour. Bot. 18: 217 (1880) [non (L.) Spring 1838 = Selaginella frondosa f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies. 132 (1915) = Selaginella frondosa var. splendida Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 31 (1912) = Selaginella nutans f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 129 (1915) = Selaginella nutans var. capitata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Buit. II, 1: 18 (1911) = Selaginella nutans var. grandiscapia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 35 (1913) = Selaginella nutans Warb.; Monsunia 1: 105, 117, no. 72 (1900) = Selaginella sumatrana A. Br.; ms. = Selaginella superba Alston; Jour. Bot. 70. 70: 63-64, no. 4, t. 600, f. A-F (1932) var. borneensis Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 44: 511 (1910) Distribution [complete]: Borneo var. ciliata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. Ii, 16: 48 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella fruticulosa (Bory) Spring; Flora 21: 202 (1838) Distribution [complete]: Réunion, Mauritius = Lycopodium canaliculatum Sieber; Synops. Fil., no 14 [nomen = Lycopodium fruticulosum Bory ex Willd.; Sp. Pl. 5: 41, no. 59 (1810) = Selaginella deliquescens (Spring) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 225, no. 89 (1843) = Selaginella fruticulosa ssp. deliquescens Spring; Flora 21: 204 (1838) Selaginella fuertesii Hieron. in Urban; Symb. Antill., 7: 164 (1912) Distribution [complete]: Hispaniola Selaginella fulcrata (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Spring; Bull. Acad. Sci. Brux 10: 231 (1843) Distribution [complete]: India (Bihar, Orissa, Maharasthra), Nepal, China = Lycopodioides fulcrata (Don) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium fulcratum Buch. Ham. ex D. Don; Prod. Fl. Nepal 17 (1825) Selaginella fulvicaulis Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 29, no. 21 (1910) Distribution [complete]: Sumatra = Selaginella monspora sensu Baker; Jour. Bot. 18: 217 (1880) Selaginella furcillifolia Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 31, no. 22 (1910) Distribution [complete]: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.) = Selaginella furcillifolia f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 207 (1915) Selaginella gaudichaudiana Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 145, no. 72 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Moluccas (Waigeu, Lawak Isl., Ceram, Morotai) Selaginella gebaueriana Hand.-Mazz.; Symb. Sin. 6: 9-10, t. 1, f. 4 (1929) Distribution [complete]: Sichuan = Lycopodioides gebaueriana (Hand.-Mazz.) H.S. Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 65, t. 19, 1-5 (1988) Selaginella geniculata (C. Presl) Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(1): 230 (1843) Distribution [complete]: E-Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru = Lycopodioides geniculata (Presl) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium flabellatum Kunze; Linnaea 9: 9 (1835) [non L., 1753 = Lycopodium geniculatum Presl; Reliq. Haenk. 1(1): 80 (1825) = Selaginella conduplicata Spring; Fl. Bras. 1(2): 129 (1840) = Selaginella elongata Klotzsch; Linnaea 18: 522 (1844) = Selaginella ferruminata Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10: 231 (1843) = Selaginella geniculata ssp. elongata (Klotzsch) Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. 1 (4): 712. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella geniculata var. elongata (Klotzsch) A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 303 (1865) = Selaginella nodosa Presl; Bot. Bem., 150 (1844) Selaginella gigantea Steyerm. & A. R. Sm.; Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73(1): 209 (1986) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela Conservation status: IUCN V Selaginella glossophylla Alston in J.A.Crabbe & Jermy; Fern Gaz. ll(4): 259 (1976) Distribution [complete]: Bolivia, Chile Selaginella goudotiana Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 8(12): 140 (1841) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar = Lycopodioides goudotiana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides madagascariensis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides melleri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella madagascariensis Baker; Jour. Bot. 18: 372 (1880) = Selaginella magnusii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 686, no. 159. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella melleri Baker; Jour. Bot. 18: 372 (1880) = Selaginella molliceps sensu Baker; Jour. L. Soc. 16: 206 (1877) [non Spring 1850 = Selaginella suberosa sensu Baker; Jour. L. Soc. 15: 422 (1876) var. abyssinica (Spring) Bizzarri; Webbia 29: 585, fig. 9 (1975) Distribution [complete]: Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Cameroun, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Congo, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Angola, Eritrea, Madagascar, Ghana, Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea, Zaire, South Africa, Burundi, Somalia, Sudan, N-Yemen = Lycopodioides abyssinica (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 825 (1891) = Lycopodioides kirkii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella bueensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 20, no. 33 (1904) = Selaginella goetzei Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 30: 265 (1901) = Selaginella abyssinica Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 99, no. 44 (1850) = Selaginella kirkii Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 76, no. 257 (1885) = Selaginella preussii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 686, no. 161. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella whytei Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, l(4): 697, no. 299. [1901] 1902 Selaginella grabowskyi Warb.; Monsunia 1: 107, 122, no. 109a (1900) Distribution [complete]: Borneo, Bangka Isl., Java, ?Sumbawa Selaginella gracilis Moore; Gard. Chron. 25, 1: 752; 2: 407 (1886) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea = Lycopodioides gracilis (Moore) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella durvillaei var. aspericaulis (A. Br.) Kuhn; Forsch. Gazelle, IV, Bot. 18 (1889) = Selaginella hypacantha A. Br. ms. ex Kuhn; Forsch. Gazelle, p. 18 (1889) = Selaginella laxifrons (Warb.) Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 702, no. 360. [1901] 1902 [non Baker ex Krug 1897 = Selaginella nymani Hieron.; Bot. Jahrb. Engl. 50: 39, no. 16 (1913) = Selaginella wallichii var. laxifrons Warb.; Monsunia 1: 106 (1900) var. subbiflora Hieron. ex Brause; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 56: 238, no. 47 (1920) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella gracillima (Kunze) Spring ex Salom.; Nomencl. 353 (1883) Distribution [complete]: SW-Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria, NE-Tasmania = Lycopodioides gracillima (Kunze) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 825 (1891) = Lycopodium gracillimum Kunze; Lehm., Pl. Preuss. 2: 109 (1846)-47 = Lycopodium musciforme F. V. Mueller ex Baker; Jour Bot., 43 (in syn.) (1883) = Seiaginella preissiana var. simplex Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 62 (1850) = Selaginella preissiana Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 61 (1850) = Selaginella preissiana var. ramosa Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 62 (1850) Selaginella grallipes Alston; Mem. Soc. L. Normandie Bot. l(3): 80 (1938) Distribution [complete]: Gabon, Congo Selaginella grandis Moore; Gard. Chron., 18 (2): 40, t. 8 (1882) Distribution [complete]: Borneo = Lycopodioides grandis (Moore) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides platyphylla (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella platyphylla Veitch; The Garden 21: 378, May (1882) f. angustior Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 46 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Borneo f. latior Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 46 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella griffithii Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 145, no. 80 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Burma, S-Thailand, Langkawi Isl., Cambodia, S-Vietnam = Lycopodioides griffithii (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella griffithii f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 128 (1915) = Selaginella merguina Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 81 (1850) Selaginella guatemalensis Baker; J. Bot. 21: 243 (1883) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca), Belize, Guatemala, Honduras = Lycopodioides guatemalensis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella lehmannii Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 33, no. 40 (1904) = Selaginella pansamalensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 35, no. 41 (1904) Selaginella gypsophila A. R. Sm. & T.Reeves; Sida 10(3): 211 (1984) Distribution [complete]: Mexico Selaginella haematodes (Kunze) Spring; Fl. Bras. 1(2): 126 (1840) Distribution [complete]: Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia = Lycopodioides haematodes (Kunze) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides karsteniana (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium haematodes Kunze; Linnaea 9: 9 (1834)[1835] = Selaginella filiciana Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 189 (1849) = Selaginella karsteniana Klotzsch ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol. 18 (1857) Selaginella haenkeana Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 225 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia = Lycopodioides haenkeana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium penniforme var (; Lamk., Encycl. 3: 20. [1780] 1791 = Lycopodium plumosum var. penniforme (Lamk.) Steud.; Nomencl. Crypt., 282 (1824) = Selaginella dimorpha Klotzsch; Linnaea 18: 523 (1844) = Selaginella leptoblepharis A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 279-280, no. 16 (1865) Selaginella halconensis Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 108, no. 15 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon), Palawan = Selaginella infantensis Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 111, no. 17 (1911) = Selaginella paraguana Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 109, no. 16 (1911) = Selaginella sancti-antonii Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 100, no. 11 (1911) = Selaginella toppingii Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 112, no. 18 (1911) Selaginella hallieri Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 36 (1913) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella hansenii Hieron.; Hedwigia 39: 301 (1900) Distribution [complete]: C-California Trivial names: Hansen's Spike-moss = Bryodesma hansenii (Hieron.) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) = Selaginella bolanderi Hieron.; Hedwigia, 39: 300, no. 11 (1900) = Selaginella rupestris f. bolanderi (Hieron.) Clute; Fern Bull, 16: 52 (1908) = Selaginella rupestris f. hansenii (Hieron.) Clute; Fern Bull. 16: 52 (1908) = Selaginella rupestris var. bolanderi (Hieron.) Jepson; Man. Pl. Calif. 42 (1923) = Selaginella rupestris var. hansenii (Hieron.) Jepson; Man. Pl. Calif. 42 (1923) Selaginella harrisii Underw. & Hieron.; Symb. Antill. 7: 162 (1912) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Chiapas, Yucatan, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosi, Guerrero, Oaxaca), Belize, Honduras, Jamaica, Cuba = Selaginella millspaughii Hieron.; Hedwigia 58: 285 (1917) Selaginella hartii Hieron.; Urban Symb. Antill. 3: 525 (1903) Distribution [complete]: Trinidad Selaginella hartwegiana Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 188 (1849) Distribution [complete]: Panama, Colombia, Ecuador = Selaginella lizarzaburui Sodiro; Crypt. Vasc. Quit. 615 (1893) = Lycopodioides hartwegiana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella pungens Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 188 (1850) Selaginella helferi Warb.; Monsunia 1: 107, 121, no. 106 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Burma, China (Guangxi, Guizhou), Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya), Nicobars = Selaginella plana sensu Burkill; Rec. Bot. Surv. India 10: 228. 1925 [non Hieron (1901) = Selaginella willdenovii sensu Burkill; Rec. Bot. Surv. India 10: 228, 1925 [non Bak. (1867) Selaginella helicoclada Alston; Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 195, t. 78(10-12) (1932) [nom. nud. Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Remarks: doubtful species = Selaginella helicoclada Alston ex C. Chr.; Perrier Cat., 71 (1932) Selaginella hellwigii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 12, no. 3 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella helvetica (L.) Spring; Flora (Regensburg) 21: 149 (1838) Distribution: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, former Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Greece, Switzerland, Hungary, Italy, former Yugoslavia, Poland, Romania, ?European Turkey, asiatic Turkey (Anatolia), NE-Iran, Russia, Caucasus/Transcaucasus, C-Siberia, E-Siberia / Amur / Ussuri, Japan, NE-China, Manchuria, W-Ukraine Trivial names: Schweizer Moosfarn = Bernhardia helvetica (L.) Gray; Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 23 (1821) = Diplostachyum helveticum (L.) P. Beauv.; Prodr. Aetheogam. 107 (1805) = Diplostachyum radicans (Schrank) Beauv.; Prodr. Aethéog., 107 (1805) = Heterophyllium helveticum (L.) Hieron.; Börner, Volksflora, 285, fig. 249 (1912) = Lepidotis radicans (L.) Beauv.; Prodr. Aethéog., 109 (1805) = Lycopodioides helvetica (L.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 824 (1891) = Lycopodioides mariesii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium helveticum L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1104-11 (1753) = Lycopodium radicans Schrank; Baierische Flora 2: 493 (1789) = Selaginella helvetica f. heliophila D. Torre; Beiträge z. Fl. v. Tirol u. Vorarlberg, 10-11 (1927) (1928-29) = Selaginella helvetica f. umbrosa D. Torre; Beiträge z. Fl. v. Tirol u. Vorarlberg, 10-11 (1927) (1928-29) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. banatica Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. caucasica Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. curvula Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. dacica Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. demota Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. hackelii Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. Iaeta Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216.(1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. insubrica Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. istriaca Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. jucunda Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. legitima Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica ssp. similis Gdgr.; Fl. Eur. 27: 216 (1891) = Selaginella helvetica var. vera Sandford; Man. Exot. Ferns and Selag., 261 (1882) = Selaginella mariesii Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 44, no. 10 (1883) = Stachygynandrum helveticum (L.) P. Beauv. ex J. St.-Hil.; Expos. Fam. Nat. 1: 39 (1805) Selaginella hemicardia Valdespino; Brittonia 44(2): 201 (1992) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela (Sa. de la Neblina) Selaginella heterodonta (Desv. ex Poir.) Hieron.; Symb. Antill. 9: 392 (1925) Distribution [complete]: Jamaica, Cuba, Hispaniola = Lycopodioides brevicaulis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides setigera (Jenm.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium heterodonton Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 548, no. 66. [1813] 1814 = Lycopodium nitidum Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 397, no. 161 (1831) = Selaginella brevicaulis Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 83, no. 27 (1883) = Selaginella conferta Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 113, no. 135 (1884) [non Moore 1861 = Selaginella interrupta A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (1857) = Selaginella interrupta A. Br. ex W. Lauche; Verz. Farren., 8 (1857) [nomen = Selaginella microphylla sensu Krug apud Urban; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 24: 150 (1897) = Selaginella patula sensu Griseb.; Fl. Brit. West Indies, 645 (1864) = Selaginella sarmentosa A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 14 (1857) = Selaginella serpens f. brevicaulis (Baker) Hieron. = Selaginella setigera Jenm.; Jour. Bot. 24: 273 (1886) Selaginella heterostachys Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 177, no. 264 (1885) Distribution [complete]: Taiwan, Japan, Vietnam, China (Hongkong, Hunan, Guangxi, Guzhou, Zhejiang, Fujian) = Lycopodioides heterostachya (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella praticola Hand.-Mazz.; Sitzgs. Akad. Wiss. Wien, 59: 50 (1922) = Selaginella recurvifolia Warb.; Monsunia 1: 109, 125, no. 136 (1900) = Selaginella tarokensis Yamamoto; Jour. Soc. Trop. Agr. Taikohu, 3237 (1931) Selaginella hewittii Hieron.; Hedwigia 51: 262, no. 12. [1911] 1912 Distribution [complete]: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.) Selaginella hezhangensis P.S. Wang & X.Y. Wang; Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin 16(4): 418, f. 4-9 (1996) Distribution [complete]: China Selaginella hieronymiana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 31 (1912) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea, Moluccas (Bataan, Ternate, Tidore, Ceram, Ambon) = Selaginella angustiramea Muell. & Baker; Jour. Bot. 26: 26, no. 229 (1888) = Selaginella caulescens var. d'albertisii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 52: 2, 3 (1913) = Selaginella d'albertisii (Hieron.) Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2 & 3 (1913) = Selaginella involvens var. d'albertisii Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 4 (1911) = Selaginella minutifolia Cesati; Rec. Accad. Sci. Napoli, 16: 28, 31 (1877) [non Spring 1850 Selaginella hildebrandtii A. Br. ex Kuhn; v. Decken Reise, III, 3, Bot.: 71, no. 88 (1879) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar, Comores (Anjouan) = Selaginella hildebrandtii A. Braun ex Hieron.; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4): 697 (1901) Selaginella hindsii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 43, no. 18 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella hirsuta Alston ex Crabbe & Jermy; Amer. Fern. J. 63: 138 (1973) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela, British Guyana Selaginella hispida (Willd.) A. Br. ex Urban; Symb. Antill. 9: 394 (1925) Distribution [complete]: Jamaica = Lycopodium hispidum Willd.; Sp. Pl. 5: 35, no. 46 (1810) = Lycopodium plumosum "L." ex Sw.; Syn. Fil., 184, no. 61 (1806) = Selaginella lasiophylla A. Br.; Sitzungs.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Fr. Berl (1863): 8. 1863 = Selaginella pilosiuscula Kuhn ex Krug; Bot. Jahrb. Engl. 24: 151 (1897) = Selaginella swartzii Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 140, no. 32 (1843) Selaginella hochreutineri Hieron.; Ann. Cons. Bot. Genève 15-16: 228-230 (1912) Distribution [complete]: Western Samoa (Aleipata Isl., Savaii, Upolu) = Selaginella vaupelii Hieron.; Denkschr. Akad. Wien 89: 483 (1914) Selaginella hoffmannii Hieron.; Hedwigia 41: 184 (1902) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Belize, Mexico (Chiapas, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Colima, Michoacan, Guerrero, Mexico State, Oaxaca, Veracruz), Guatemala, Honduras, Ecuador, Colombia = Selaginella fastigiata Liebm.; [ms. = Selaginella flabellata sensu Hemsl. in Godman & Salvin; Biol. Cent.-Amer. 3: 706 (1886) = Selaginella flagellata Liebm.; [ms., non Spring = Selaginella puberula sensu Hemsl.; Godman & Salvin, Biol. Cent.-Amer. 3: 706 (1886) = Selaginella stellata sensu Fourn.; Mex. PI., 148 (1872) = Selaginella undulata Liebm. ex E. Fourn.; Mexic. Pl. 1: 148 (1872) [nom. nud. = Selaginella viticulosa sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 4: 180 (1895) = Selaginella weberi A. Br. ex Fourn.; Mex. PI., 149 (1872) Selaginella hollrungii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 35, no. 14 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella homaliae A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 274 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Brazil, Colombia = Lycopodioides homaliae (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella hookeri Bak.; Journ. Bot. 23: 21 (1886) Distribution [complete]: India (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya), Burma, peninsular Malaysia, C-Vietnam = Lycopodioides hookeri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella wallichii f. typica (Warb.) Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies 211 (1915) = Selaginella wallichii var. sericea Warb.; Monsunia 1: 106 (1900) = Selaginella wallichii var. typica Warb.; Monsunia 1: 106 (1900) Selaginella hordeiformis Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 47, no. 229 (1885) Distribution [complete]: New Caledonia, ?Fiji = Lycopodioides hordeiformis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella tassellata Nich.; Dict. Gard. 4 (Suppl.): 602, f. 62 (1888) = Selaginella tessellata Bull; Jour. Hort. & Cult. Gard., N. S., 13. 279 (1886) Selaginella horizontalis (C. Presl) Spring; Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10(1): 226 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador = Lycopodioides fendleri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1 : 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides sylvatica (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium horizontale C. Presl; Reliq. Haenk. 1(1): 78 (1825) = Selaginella diffusa sensu A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., V, 3: 302 (1856) = Selaginella eurynota sensu Hemsl. in Godman & Salvin; Biol. Cent.-Amer. 3: 706 (1886) = Selaginella fendleri Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 334, no. 89 (1883) = Selaginella reclinatifolia Hieron.; in K and US = Selaginella siIvatica Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 25, no. 106 (1884) = Selaginella sulcata sensu J. Smith; Seem. Bot. Herald, 243, p. p (1854) Selaginella hosei Hieron.; Hedwigia 51: 243, no. 3. [1911] 1912 Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella huehuetenangensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 32 (1904) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Mexico (Chiapas), Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama Selaginella humboldtiana A. Braun; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 293 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela, Colombia Selaginella idiospora Alston; Bull. Brit. Mus (Nat. Hist.), Bot. l(8): 246, t. 6, f. A-E (1955) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Belize, Honduras, Guatemala Selaginella illecebrosa Alston; Bull. Brit. Mus (Nat. Hist.), Bot. l(8): 239, t. 5, f. A-E (1955) Distribution [complete]: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico = Selaginella wendtii Mickel & Beitel; Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46: 355, f. 128A-G (1988) Selaginella imbricans A.R. Sm.; Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77: 266, f. 9K-N (1990) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela (Amazonas) Selaginella imbricata (Forsk.) Spring ex Decaisne; Arch. Mus. Paris 2: 193, t. 7 (1841)-42 Distribution [complete]: Natal, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Natal, Madagascar, N-Yemen, S-Yemen, Saudi-Arabia, Oman, Dhofar, Somalia Remarks: Subgen. Stachygynandrum = Lycopodioides imbricata (Forsk.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium imbricatum Forssk.; Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 125: 1 (1775) = Lycopodium sanguinolentum Forsk.; Cat. Fl. Arab., 125 (1775) [non L. 1753 = Lycopodium yemense sensu Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., 382, no. 100 (1831) [non Sw., 1806 Selaginella inaequalifolia (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 145 (1843) Distribution [complete]: India (Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Madras), Burma, N-Thailand = Lycopodium inequalifolium Hook. & Grev.; Hook. Bot. Misc. 2. 391 (1831) = Lycopodioides inaequalifolia (Hook. & Grev.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella inaequifolia Baker; Gard. Chron., 783 (1867) Selaginella ingens Alston; Jour. Bot. 72: 229 (1934) Distribution [complete]: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.) Selaginella intacta Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 335, no. 95 (1883) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Venezuela = Selaginella schiedeana sensu Christ in Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 4: 180 (1895) = Selaginella serpens sensu Christ in Dur. & Pittier; Primit. Fl. Costaric. 1 (3): 255 (1896) Selaginella integerrima (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 144 (1843) Distribution [complete]: India (Tamil Nadu), Sri Lanka = Lycopodium integerrimum Hook. & Grev.; Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 396 (1831) = Selaginella ornithopodioides sensu Trimen; Journ. Linn. Soc. 24 152 (1887) Selaginella integrifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 33 (1913) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella intermedia (BI.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 144 (1843) Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Kelantan, Trengganu, Perak, Pahan, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, Johor), Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.), India (Kerala, Tamil Nadu), Java, Sumatra, Burma, Sulawesi, C-Vietnam, Thailand, Sri Lanka = Lycopodioides atroviridis (Wall.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 825 (1891) = Lycopodioides plumea (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium atroviride Hook. & Grev.; Ic. Fil., 1: t. 39 (1831) = Lycopodium atro-viride Wall.; Cat., 6, no. 120 (1829) = Lycopodium cuspidatum Hook.; ms. = Lycopodium furcatum Roxb. ex Griff.; Calc. Journ. Nat. Hist. 4: 475 (1844) = Lycopodium furcatum Roxb. in Wall.; Cat. 62, no. 120 (1829) [nomen = Lycopodium hymenophyllum Roxb.; ms. = Lycopodium intermedium Blume; Enum. Pl. Jav. 2: 269, no. 20 (1830) = Sclaginella bimarginata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 231 (1922) = Selaginella ascendens Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit., II, 11: 33 (1913) = Selaginella atrovirens (Wall.) Spring; Flora, 21: 183 (1838) = Selaginella caudata sensu F. von Muell.; Descr. Notes Papuan PI., l(4): 75 (1876) = Selaginella consobrina Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 2: 178 (1920) = Selaginella cuprea Ridl.; Jour. Roy. As. Soc., Str. Br., No. 80: 152, no. 14 (1919) = Selaginella cuprea var. major Ridl.; Jour. Roy. Asiatic Soc., Str. Br., No. 80: 152 (1919) = Selaginella pentaphlebia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 228 (1922) = Selaginella plumea f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 102 (1915) = Selaginella plumea Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 186 (136), no. 81 (1850) = Selaginella pseudovenulosa Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 230 (1922) = Selaginella sibogana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 30 (1913) = Selaginella sibogana f. typica Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 44 (1914) = Selaginella sibogana var. subbinervia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 44 (1914) = Selaginella similis Kuhn; Forschungsr. Gazelle, 4(Bot.): 17 (1889) = Selaginella spurie-marginata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 231 (1922) = Selaginella trinervia Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 143, no. 62 (1843) = Selaginella vanvuureni Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 44 (1914) = Selaginella venulosa Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 28: 47 (1918) = Selaginella wigmanii Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 32 (1913) var. dolichocentrus K.M.Wong; Gard. Bull. Singapore 35(2): 125 (1982 publ. 1983) Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Penang Isl., Perak, Pahan, Selangor, Johor) Selaginella intertexta Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 233, no. 156 (1843) Distribution: Philippines (Luzon) = Lycopodioides intertexta (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella involvens (Sw.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 136, no. 6 (1843) Distribution [complete]: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hongkong, Hubei, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Tibet, Yunnan, Shanxi, Guizhou, Zhejiang, Hainan), Japan, Ryukyu Isl., Korea, Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.), India (almost throughout, except northern part), Nepal, Bhutan, Burma, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, Sulawesi, Flores, Laos, Palau Isl. = Lycopodioides involvens (Sw.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides pennula (Desv.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium caulescens Wall.; Cat. 6, no. 137 (1829), nomen, ex Hook. & Grev., Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 382. 1831 = Lycopodium involvens Sw.; Syn. Fil., 182, no 50 (1806) = Lycopodium microstachyum Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 554, no 97. [1813] 1814 = Selaginella bellula Cesati; Atti Acad. Napoli, 7(8): 36 (1876) = Selaginella caudispica Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 35 (1913) = Selaginella caulescens (Wall. ex Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 137 (1843) = Selaginella caulescens f. minor Hieron.; Bot. Tidsskr. 24: 114 (1901) [nomen = Selaginella caulescens f. typica Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 138 (1915) = Selaginella caulescens var. belulla (Ces.) Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 4 (1910) = Selaginella caulescens var. brachypoda Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 24 (1885) = Selaginella caulescens var. gracilis Bull; Cat. 164: 7 (1880) = Selaginella caulescens var. japonica (Moore ex McNab) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 24 (1885) = Selaginella caulescens var. minor Milde; Fil. Eur., 270 (1867) = Selaginella caulescens var. minor Sandford; Man. Exot. Ferns & Selag., 258 (1882) = Selaginella caulescens var. subintegerrima Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 159 (1850) = Selaginella homomorpha Klotzsch ex Milde; Fil. Eur., 270 (1867) = Selaginella involvens var. bellula (Cesati) Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 4 (1910) = Selaginella japonica Hort.; Proc. Roy. Hort. Soc. 4: 136 (1864) = Selaginella microstachya (Desv.) Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: (1988). 1913 = Selaginella microstachya Warb.; Monsunia 1: 104, 116, no. 62 (1900) = Selaginella mindanaoensis Hieron.; ms. = Selaginella pachystachys Koidz.; Acta Phytotax. et Geobot., 4: 226 (1935) = Selaginella peltata Presl; Bot. Bem., 152 (1844) = Selaginella pennula (Desv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 137 (1843) = Selaginella pseudo-stauntoniana Pamp.; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital N. S., 18: 103 (1911) = Selaginella warburgii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: (1988). 1913 f. major Milde; Fil. Eur., 269 (1867) Distribution [complete]: Philippines, Java var. variegata Veitch; Proc. Roy. Hort. Soc. 3: 362 (1863) Distribution [complete]: Japan Selaginella jacquemontii Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 226, no. 104 (1843) Distribution [complete]: India (W-Himalayas), Afghanistan, Kashmir, Chitral, Pakistan, Swat = Lycopodium kunawurense Royle; III, Himal. 1: 433 (1840) [nomen = Selaginella borealis f. indica Milde; Fil. Eur., 267 (1867) = Selaginella kashmiriana (Milde) Dixit; Census Ind. Pteridophytes 14 (1984) [nom. nov. = Selaginella rupestris sensu Duthie; Rec. Bot. Surv. India 1: 179 (1898) = Selaginella sanguinolenta f. indica (Milde) Alston; Proc. Nat. Inst. Sci. India 11: 215 (1945) Selaginella jagorii Warb.; Monsunia 1: 104, 116, no. 68 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) = Selaginella banajaoensis Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 45, no. 4 (1911) = Selaginella fallax Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 104, no. 13 (1911) = Selaginella meyenii Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 50, no. 7 (1911) = Selaginella sibuyanensis Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 97, no. 9 (1911) Selaginella jainii Dixit; Bull Bot. Surv. India 25: t. 1. f. 2. text. fig. 2 A-H (1983) Distribution [complete]: India (Madhya Pradesh) Remarks: status doubtful fide Fraser-Jenkins (1997) Selaginella jungermannioides (Gaudich.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux 10: 143 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia = Lycopodioides jungermanniodes (Gaud.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium jungermannioides Gaud. ex Leman; Dict. Sci. Nat., ed Levrault, t. 77 (1823) (prob. 1829) = Lycopodium jungermannoides Gaudich.; Duprey Voy. Bot., 1: 247, no 10 (1828) = Selaginella applanata A. Br.; Ann. Sci Nat. V, 3: 274 (1865) = Selaginella applanata A. Braun; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 274 (1865) = Selaginella breynii ssp. jungermannioides Gaudich. ex Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. 1 (2): 121, no. 7 (1840) Selaginella kaernbachii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 700, no. 335 Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella kalbreyeri Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 276, no. 157 (1884) Distribution [complete]: Cameroun, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Gabon, Congo, Ghana, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Equatorial Guinea, Zaire, Rwanda, Ethiopia = Lycopodioides kalbreyeri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella kanehirae Alston; Jour. Bot. 72: 227 (1934) Distribution [complete]: Micronesia (Pohnpei, Kosrae) Selaginella kansuensis Ching & Y.P. Hsu; Fl. Tsinling. 2: 205, pl. 3, f. 7-12 (1974) Distribution [complete]: Gansu Selaginella karimatae Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 48 (1914) Distribution: Karimata Isl. Selaginella keralensis R.D.Dixit; Bull. Bot. Surv. India 27(1-4): 123 (1985 publ. 1987) Distribution [complete]: India Remarks: status doubtful, probable syn. fide Fraser-Jenkins (1997) Selaginella kerstingii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 21, no. 7 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea var. brevimucronata Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 56: 227 (1920) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella ketra-ayam Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 24-25 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Bangka Isl. = Selaginella apiculata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, ser. 2, 2, 28: 52 (1918) Selaginella kittyae Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 35 (1912) Distribution [complete]: Sumatra, Mentawai = Selaginella kittyae f. typica Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 35-36 (1912) = Selaginella kittyae var. aeneifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 36 (1912) = Selaginella permutata f. viridifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 27 (1911) = Selaginella permutata sensu Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 26 (1911) [non Hieron., 1910 = Selaginella permutata var. aeneifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 27 (1911) Selaginella kivuensis Bizzarri; Bull. Jard. Bot. Belg. 53(1-2): 174 (1983) Distribution [complete]: Zaire Selaginella kochii Hieron.; Koch-Grünberg Reisen in Nordwest-Brasilien, 2: 361 (1910) Distribution [complete]: Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia, Brazil (Amazonas), Surinam, French Guiana Selaginella kouycheensis H. Lév.; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 9(222-226): 451 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Guizhou Selaginella kraussiana (G. Kunze) A. Braun; Index Seminum (Berlin), App., 22 (1860) Distribution: Transvaal, Oranje Free State, Natal, Cape Prov., Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Cameroun, Congo, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Sudan, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Mozambique, Malawi, Sierra Leone, Equatorial Guinea, Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Sudan, Angola, *Portugal, *Spain, *France, *Corsica, *Sicily, *Italy, *Belgium, *England, *Germany, *former Yugoslavia, Azores, Madeira, Canary Isl. (Hierro, Teneriffa, Gran Canaria), *Virginia, *Alabama, *Georgia, *South Australia, *Victoria, *New South Wales, *New Zealand (*North Isl., *South Isl.), *Norfolk Isl., *Panama, *Brazil, *Jamaica, *Hawaii (*Oahu, *Maui, *Hawaii Isl.) = Didiclis kraussiana (Kunze) Rothm.; Fedde Rep., 54: 71 (1944) = Didiclis poulteri (Hort.; Veitch) Rothm., Fedde Rep., 54: 71 (1944) = Lycopodioides azorica (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 825 (1891) = Lycopodioides kraussiana (Kunze) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides poulteri (Veitch) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium kraussianum G. Kunze; Linnaea 18: 114 (1844) [basion. = Selaginella azorica Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 210, no. 58 (1883) = Selaginella brownii Bull; Cat (1875), 152, nomen, ex Stansfield, The Garden, 13: 415. 1878 = ?Selaginella canescens Fée; Crypt. Brés. 2: 99, no. 11, t. 108 (1872-73) = Selaginella denticulata var. variegata hort.; Jour. Roy. Hort. Soc., N. S., 1: 3 (1866) = Selaginella hortensis Mett.; Fil. Hort. Lips., 125 (descr.), 128 (1856) = Selaginella kraussiana var. aurea W. Bull; Cat. No. 164: 7 (1880) = Selaginella kraussiana var. brownii Hort. ex Nich.; Dict. Gard. 3: 409 and 411 (1887) = Selaginella kraussiana var. poulteri (Veitch) A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 8 (1871) = Selaginella kraussiana var. variegata Hort.; Williams, Select Ferns, 225 (1868) = Selaginella poulteri Veitch; Cat (1868): 17, f. 7 Selaginella krugii Hieron.; Symb. Antill. 3: 526 (1903) Distribution [complete]: Puerto Rico = Selaginella portoricensis sensu Krug apud Urban; Bot. Jahrb. Engl. 24: 151 (1897) Selaginella kunzeana A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 296-297, no. 35 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru = Lycopodioides kunzeana (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium radiculosum Kunze ex A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 296 (in syn.) (1865) = Selaginella poeppigiana sensu Kunze; Linnaea 9: 11 (1834) = Selaginella schiedeana sensu Christ in Dur. & Pittier; Primit. Fl. Costaric. 1 (3): 255, p. p (1896) Selaginella kurzii Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 249, no. 283 (1885) Distribution [complete]: Burma, NE-India (Assam), Thailand, peninsular Malaysia = Lycopodioides kurzii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella cynaea Warb.; Monsunia, 1: 108, 123, no. 124 (1900) = Selaginella kurzii A. Br. ms. ex Warb.; Monsunia 1: 124 Selaginella kusaiensis Hosokawa; Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Taiwan, 25 (147): 440 (1935) Distribution [complete]: Micronesia (Kosrae) Selaginella labordei Hieron. ex Christ; Bull. Ac. Int. Géogr. Bot. 11: 272, no. 168 (1902) Distribution [complete]: China (Guizhou, Sichuan, Hunan, Shensi, Jiangxi, Hubei, Yunnan), Taiwan = Lycopodioides labordei (Hieron. ex H. Christ) H.S. Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 77-78 (1988) = Selaginella hupehensis Pampan.; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., N. S., 17: 229, f. 1 (1910) = Selaginella morrisonensis Hayata; J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 30(1): 410-411 (1911) = Selaginella silvestrii Hieron. ex Pampan.; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., N. S., 17: 230 (1910) = Selaginella zahlbruckneriana Hand.-Mazz.; Sitzgs. Akad. Wiss. Wien, 59: 49 (1922) Selaginella lageriana Hort. ex Underw.; Bailey Cycl. 4: 1650 (1902) Distribution [complete]: Colombia Selaginella lanceolata Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 123, no. 117 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Sulawesi Selaginella landii Greenm. & N. Pfeiff.; Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 5: 205 (1918) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Guadalajara, Morelos, Nayarit, Puebla, Jalisco, Mexico State, Oaxaca) Selaginella latifolia (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 146, no. 82 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Sri Lanka = Lycopodioides latifolia (Hook. & Grev.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium latifolium Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 386, no. 119 (1831) Selaginella latifrons Warb.; Monsunia 1: 106, 120, no. 89 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon, Catanduanes) Selaginella latupana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 54 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Sulawesi, Moluccas (Ambon) = Selaginella furcillifolia var. tumidifolia Hieron. & Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 37 (1913) = Selaginella robustipes Alderw.; Mal. Ferns and Fern Allies, Suppl. 1, Corr.: 72, no. 204 A (1917) Selaginella lauterbachii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 31, no. 12 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella laxa Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 233, no. 153 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu), Society Isl. (Tahiti, Bora Bora), Marquesas Isl. (Nuku Hiva), Western Samoa (Aleipata Isl., Savaii, Upolu), American Samoa (Tutuila), Tonga (Vava'u, Niuafo'ou) = Lycopodioides brackenridgei (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides harveyi (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides hornei (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides laxa (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides pelagica (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides samoensis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides vitiensis (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella brackenridgei Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 178, no. 268 (1885) = Selaginella ciliaris Brackenridge; U. S. Explor. Exped. 16: 335 (1854) = Selaginella hartwegiana var. leptoblepharis (A. Br.) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 118 (1885) = Selaginella harveyi Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 156, no. 262 (1885) = Selaginella hornei Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 248, no. 281 (1885) = Selaginella pelagica Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 250, no. 287 (1885) = Selaginella samoensis Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 177, no. 265 (1885) = Selaginella stenostachya Warb.; Monsunia 1: 109, 126, no. 142 (1900) = Selaginella vitiensis Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 177, no. 266 (1885) = Selaginella weberi Warb.; Monsunia 1: 111, 128, no. 169 (1900) Selaginella laxifolia Baker ex Krug apud Urban; Engl. Bot. Jahrb 24: 151 (1897) Distribution [complete]: Puerto Rico Remarks: Subgen. Stachygynandrum = Selaginella confusa sensu Krug; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 24: 151 (1897) = Selaginella laxiflora Hieron. in Engl. & Prantl; Nat. Pfl. 1 (4): 685. [1901] 1902 Selaginella laxisporophylla K. H. Shing; Vasc. Pl. Hengduan Mount. 1: 10 (1993) [without latin descr. or type Distribution [complete]: China Selaginella laxistrobila K. H. Shing; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 31(6): 569 (1993) Distribution [complete]: China (Kangding, Jieba, Sewurong, Sichuan) Selaginella lebongtandaiana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 23: 23 (1916) Distribution [complete]: Sumatra Selaginella lechleri Hieron.; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4): 683 (1901) Distribution [complete]: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, Bolivia Selaginella ledermanni Hieron. ex Brause; Engl. Bot. Jahrb.,56: 224, no. 6 (1920) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella leonardii O.C. Schmidt; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 20: 155 (1924) Distribution [complete]: Hispaniola (Haiti), Jamaica Selaginella leoneensis Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 697[1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria Cameroun, Guinea, Gabon Selaginella lepida Hieron.; Hedwigia 51: 260, no. 11. [1911] 1912 Distribution [complete]: Borneo, Sulawesi, Maros Isl. Selaginella lepidophylla (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 126 (1840) Distribution [complete]: W-Texas, S-New Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Mexico (Baja California, Chihuahua, Durango, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Zacatecas, Jalisco, Colima, Michoacan, Guerrero, Mexico State, Queretaro, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, Coahuila, Chiapas), Nicaragua Trivial names: Resurrection Plant Conservation status: In USA of conservation concern = Lycopodioides lepidophylla (Hook.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium circinale sensu Mart. & Gal.; Mem. Acad. R. Brux. 15: 10 (1842) [non L = Lycopodium lepidophyllum Hook. & Grev; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 3: 106 (1833) = Lycopodium lepidophyllum Hook. & Grev.; Icon. Filic. 2(9): 162 (1830) = Lycopodium nidiforme Herb. ex Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 72 (1850) = Selaginella leptophylla Eman Gay; Cat. Hort. ex A. Br., Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (1887) [nomen = Selaginella rediviva Forrer ex Wittrock; Act. Hort. Berg. 1, 8: 48 (1891) = Selaginella thoytsiana Curd; Proc. Roy. Hort. Soc. 3: 285 (1863) [nomen Selaginella leprieurii Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 48, no. 54 (1904) Distribution [complete]: French Guiana Selaginella leptophylla Baker; J. Bot. 23(269): 157 (1885) Distribution [complete]: Taiwan, Queensland, India, Japan, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Yunnan, Hongkong = Lycopodioides leptophylla (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella cristata Warb.; Monsunia, 1: 109, 125, no. 129, t. 3D (1900) = Selaginella hayatana Satake; Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 48(568): 261 (1934) [nom. nud. = Selaginella leptophylla var. wichurae (Warb.) Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 10(3): 194 (1941) = Selaginella satakeana Koidzumi; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 5: 40 (1936) = Selaginella stenostachya Hayata; Icon. Pl. Formosan. 4: 129-130, f. 68 (1914) = Selaginella wichurae Warb.; Monsunia 1: 110, 127, no. 156 (1900) Selaginella leucobryoides Maxon; Smiths. Misc. Coll. 72(5): 8, t. 5 (1920) Trivial names: Mojave Spike-moss Distribution [complete]: S-Nevada, NW-Arizona, SE-California Conservation status: IUCN R Remarks: Subgen. Tetragonostachys Selaginella leucoloma Alston in J. A. Crabbe & Jenny; Fern Gaz. ll(4): 262 (1976) Distribution [complete]: Bolivia (La Paz) Selaginella leveriana Alston; Jour. Bot. 77: 225 (1939) Distribution [complete]: Solomons (Tetipori Isl., Isabel Isl., Guadalcanal Isl.) Selaginella lewalleana M.P.Bizzarri; Bull. Jard. Bot. Belg. St(1-2): 222 (1981) Distribution [complete]: Rwanda, Burundi Selaginella liboensis H.S. Kung & P.S. Wang; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 24(4): 325-326, f. 1 (1986) Distribution [complete]: China Selaginella limbata Alston; J. Bot. 70(831): 62 (1932) Distribution [complete]: Ryukyu Isl. (Amami-oshima), S-China (Guangdong) Selaginella lindenii Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 142, no. 52 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Tabasco) = Lycopodioides lindenii (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella lindhardtii Hieron.; Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 5: 723, no. 99 (1905) Distribution [complete]: N-Thailand, C-Thailand Selaginella lindigii A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 297-298, no. 36 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Colombia, Ecuador = Lycopodioides lindigii (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella lineariformis Jermy; Kew Bull. 41(3): 549 (1986) Distribution [complete]: Borneo (Sarawak) Conservation status: IUCN R Selaginella lineolata Mickel & Beitel; Pterid. Fl. Oaxaca (Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46): 343 (1988) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Oaxaca, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima) Selaginella lingulata Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 224 (1849) Distribution [complete]: Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia = Lycopodioides lingulata (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella llanosii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2039, no (1913) Distribution [complete]: Philippines, Borneo, Talaud Isl. Selaginella lobbii ("Veitch") ex A. Br.; Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 20 (1858) Distribution [complete]: Borneo = Lycopodioides lobbii (Moore) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella cognata Hort.; The Garden, 25: 459 (1882) Selaginella longiaristata Hieron.; Hedwigia 50: 16, no. 11 (1910) Distribution: peninsular Malaysia (Melaka), Billiton Isl., Borneo, Sumatra, Philippines, Bangka Isl. = Selaginella atroviridis var. ciliata Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 125 (1850) = Selaginella billitonensis Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot., II, 16, 43 (1914) = Selaginella springiana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 28 (1913) = Selaginella springiana f. typica Alderw.; 1915 = Selaginella springiana var. tumida Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 28 (1913) = Selaginella sumatrana Hieron.; & Alderw., Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 43 (1914) Selaginella longiciliata Hieron.; Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 33, no. 13 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea, N-Queensland Selaginella longipes Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, 87, no. 28 (1915) Distribution [complete]: Borneo = Selaginella longistipes Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 46 (1914) Selaginella longipinna Warb.; Monsunia 1: 105, 119 (1900) Distribution [complete]: NE-Queensland = Selaginella flabellata F. von Muell.; Fragm. 8: 175, 275 (1874) = Selaginella flabellata var. brevispica (Domin) Bail.; Contr. Queensl. Flora, 2 (1913) = Selaginella longipinna var. brevispica Domin; Bibliotheca Bot. 85: 237 (1913) Selaginella longirostris Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 11: 25 (1913) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella longissima Baker; Jour. Bot. 19: 208 (1881) Distribution [complete]: Colombia, ?Ecuador = Lycopodioides longissima (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella lonko-batu Hieron. & Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 42 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Sulawesi Selaginella loriai Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 27, no. 10 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella ludoviciana (A. Br.) A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. IV, 13: 58 (1860) Distribution [complete]: N-Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, E-Louisiana Trivial names: Gulf Spike-moss, Louisiana Spike-moss = Diplostachyum ludovicianum (A. Br.) Small; Ferns S. E. United States, 422 (1938) = Lycopodioides ludoviciana (A. Br.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) [non Link ex Courtin = Lycopodium apothecium Bevis ex Heynb.; Nomencl., 484 (1840) = Lycopodium louisianum Link ex Courtin; Cult. Farn., 88 (1855) (descr.) = Lycopodium ludovicianum A. Braun; Index Seminum (Berlin), App., 12 (1858) = Lycopodium ludovicianum Courtin; Jour. Roy. Hort. Soc. I, 2: 73 (1846) [nomen = Selaginella albidula var. macrostachya (A. Br.) Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Pfl. Fam. 1 (4): 595. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella apoda major Hort. ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 22 (1857) = Selaginella apotheca Hort. ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 22 (1857) = Selaginella apothecia Stansb.; Cat., 25 (1858) = Selaginella apothesa Hort. ex A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. IV, 13: 85 (1860) = Selaginella apus var. denticulata Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 77 (1850) = Selaginella apus var. macrostachya A. Br. ex Hieron. in Engl. & Prantl; Nat. Pfl. l(4): 695 (in syn.) [1901] 1902 = Selaginella loosiana Hort.; Low (1858) ex A. Br., App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 24. 1860 = Selaginella louisiana Hort.; v. Houtte (1852)-53 ex A. Br., App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 24. 1860 = Selaginella luisiana A. Br. ex (W. Lauche) Verz. Farren; 8 (1857) = Selaginella scalariformis Fée; Hort. Argent. ex A. Br., Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 24 (1860) Selaginella lutchuensis Koidzumi; Pl. Nov. Amamio-Oshimensis, Ins. Adjasc., 4 (1928) Distribution [complete]: S-Japan (Kyushu), Ryukyu Isl. (Okinawa, Tanegashima Isl., Tokunosima Isl., Amami-oshima Isl.) = Selaginella lutchuensis Koidz.; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 1: 165 (1932) Selaginella luzonensis Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 681, no. 113. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) Selaginella lyallii (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 146, no. 84 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar = Didiclis lyallii (Spring) Rothm.; Fedde Rep., 54: 70 (1944) = Lycopodium lyallii Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 387, no. 120 (1831) = Selaginella laevigata var. lyallii (Hook. & Grev.) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 116 (1885) Selaginella lychnuchus Spring ex Klotzsch; Linnaea 20: 435 (1847), nomen, ex Spring, Monogr. Lyc. II: 247, no. 186. 1850 Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela = Lycopodioides lychnuchus (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826.(1891) = Selaginella lychnuchus var. flaccida Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 248 (1849) = Selaginella lychnuchus var. pusilla A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 288 (1865) = Selaginella lychnuchus var. rigidiuscula Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 248 (1849) [nom. illeg. superfl. Selaginella macilenta Baker; J. Bot. 22(3): 90 (1884) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador, Colombia = Lycopodioides macilenta (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella macranthera Weatherby; Jour. Arn. Arb. 24: 326 (1943) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Chihuahua) Selaginella macroblepharis Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 124, no. 126, t. 3C (1900) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea (Irian Jaya) Selaginella macrophylla A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 302 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Bolivia Selaginella macrostachya (Spring) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 144 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Brazil = Lycopodioides gardneri (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides lindbergii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella ericoides Fée; Crypt. Brés., 228, no. 12, t. 75, f. 2 (1869) = Selaginella flexuosa ssp. macrostachya Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. 1(2): 123 (1840) = Selaginella gardneri Spring; Monogr. Lyc. 11: 134, no. 78 (1850) = Selaginella geminata Fée; Crypt. Brés. 2: 100, no. 15/2. t. 108, f. 4 (1873) = Selaginella henriqueana A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes, 2: 123, t. 10 (1898) = Selaginella lindbergii Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 99, no. 42 (1883) Selaginella madagascariensis Baker; J. Bot. 18: 372 (1880) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Selaginella magnifica Warb.; Monsunia 1: 103, 114, no. 45, t. 3A (1900) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Mindanao) Selaginella mairei H. Lév.; Sert. Yunnan. 299 (1916) Distribution [complete]: Burma, China (Yunnan, Sichuan), N-Vietnam, Laos = Lycopodioides mairei (H. Lév.) H.S. Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 68, 71, t. 21, 1-5 (1988) = Selaginella elephantopus Hand.-Mazz.; Symb. Sin. 6: 6, t. 1, f. 1 (1929) Selaginella mannii Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 180, no. 277 (1885) Distribution [complete]: Principe Isl., Sao Tomé = Lycopodioides mannii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella maracasensis O. C. Schmidt; Fedde Repert. 29: 10 (1931) Distribution [complete]: Trinidad Remarks: status doubtful Selaginella marahuacae A.R. Sm.; Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77: 268, f. 7F-I (1990) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela (Amazonas) Selaginella marginata (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Spring; Flora 21: 194 (1838) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Durango, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Guerrero, Veracruz), Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina (Buenos Aires, Corrientes), Paraguay = Lycopodioides distorta (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides excurrens (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides marginata (H.B.K.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium distortum Mart.; ms. = Lycopodium marginatum H. & B. ex Willd.; Sp. Pl. 5: 41, no. 58 (1810) = Selaginella anniesii Hieron.; ms. = Selaginella breuensis A. Silv.; Flora Serras Mineiras, 79, t. 3, f. 2 (1908) = Selaginella burchellii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 709, no. 403. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella caracasensis Goebel; Flora 108: 316 (1915) = Selaginella chromatophylla A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes, 5: 124, t. 11 (1898) = Selaginella chromatophylla f. genuina A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes, 5: 124 (1898) = Selaginella chromatophylla f. versicolor A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes, 5: 124 (1898) = Selaginella chromatophylla var. megasperma A. Silv.; Bol. Comm. Geogr. Geol. Est. Minas Geraes, 5: 124 (1898) = Selaginella distorta (Spring) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 229, no. 123 (1843) = Selaginella distorta var. major Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 335 (1883) = Selaginella distorta var. minor (Spring) Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 213 (1850) = Selaginella excurrens Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 128, no. 18 (1840) = Selaginella excurrens var. glazioviana Hieron. ex Rosenst.; Hedwigia 46: 166 (1907) = Selaginella formigasensis Hieron.; ms. = Selaginella herteri Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 13: 421 (1914) = Selaginella lindmani Hieron.; ms. = Selaginella marginata ssp. distorta Spring; Flora 21: 196 (1838) = Selaginella marginata var. minor Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 128. 1840 = Selaginella moseni Hieron in Engl. & Prantl; Nat. Pfl. l(4): 709, no. 400. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella riograndensis Hieron. & Herter; Beib. Bot. Centralbl. 39: 253, no. 17 (1922) [nomen = Selaginella urbani Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 709, no. 297. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella wielewskii Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 234 (1904) = Selaginella ypirangensis Hieron. & Herter; Beib. Bot. Centr. 39: 353, 256 (1922) = Selaginella ypirangensis var. riograndensis Hieron. et Herter; Beib. Bot. Centr. 39: 256 (1922) Selaginella marinii Stefanovic & Rakotondr.; Novon 6(2): 205 (1996) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Selaginella marosensis Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 19 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Sulawesi Selaginella martensii Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 129 (1849) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, San Luis Potosi, Veracruz), Guatemala, Panama, *New Zealand = Lycopodioides martensii (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides solmsii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium flabellatum sensu Mart. & Gal.; Mem. Acad. R. Belg. 15: 11 (1842) [non L., 1753 = Lycopodium stoloniferum sensu Link; Hort. Roy. Bot. Berol. 2: 162 (1822) [non Sw., 1788 = Selaginella alata Hort. ex Booth 1855; Lauche, Verzeichniss der August. Gart., 8 (1856) [nomen = Selaginella ascendens Sandford; Man. Exot. Ferns & Selag., 258 (1882) = Selaginella asplenifolia Hort. ex (W. Lauche) Verz. Hort. August.; 8 (1856), ex A. Br., App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 22. 1857 = Selaginella compacta Hort. Rollis ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (in syn.) (1857) = Selaginella danielsiana Kunze; Ind. Fil., p. 88 (1853) = Selaginella danielsii Sandford; Man. Exot. Fern & Selag., 262 (1882) = Selaginella decomposita Hort. ex Mett.; Fil. Hort. Lips., 124 (1856) [non Spring 1840 = Selaginella flexuosa Hort. ex R. Sim; Cat. No. 6: 59 (descr.) (1859) = Selaginella formosa Stausp.; Cat., 25 (1858) = Selaginella huegelii Hort. ex Kunze; Ind. Fil., 88 (1853) = Selaginella multiceps Hort. Haun. (1931) = Selaginella poeppigiana sensu Hook.; Exotic Ferns, t. 56 (1857) = Selaginella solmsii Baker; Fern Allies, 56, no. 88 (1887) = Selaginella sulcata var. microphylla Hort. ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 = Stachygynandrum stoloniferum Brongn.; Hist. Veg. Foss. 2: 5, t. 7, f. 2 (1837) f. albolineata (Moore) Alston; Bull. Brit. Mus (Nat. Hist.), Bot. l(8): 249 (1955) Distribution [complete]: Hort. = Selaginella martensii var. watsoniana Hort. Sander; ex Gard. Chron. 33: 245 (1903) = Selaginella watsoniana Hort. Sander.; ex Gard. Chron. 33: 245 (1903) = Selaginella martensii var. albo-Iineata Moore; Gard. Chron. (1536) [1535) 187] f. albovariegata (Bull) Alston; Bull. Brit. Mus (Nat. Hist.), Bot. l(8): 248 (1955) Distribution [complete]: Hort. = Selaginella martensii var. albo-variegata Bull; Gard. Chron. (1061). 1865 = Selaginella martensii var. variegata Ed. Morren; Belg. Hort., 129, t. 9 (1866) var. ascendens (Sandf.) Nich.; Dict. Gard. 3: 411 (1887) Distribution [complete]: Hort. var. congesta A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 16 (1857) Distribution [complete]: Hort. = Lycopodium ramosum Hort. Rollis ex A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23 (1857) = Selaginella ramosa Rollis; Cat. p. 66 (1867) var. divaricata A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 16 (1857) Distribution [complete]: Hort = Selaginella hoibrenkii Hort. ex Lauche; Wochenschr. f. Gärtn. 1: 157 (1858) = Selaginella hooibrenkii Hort. ex (W. Lauche) Verz. Hort. Augustin.; 8 (1856), nomen, ex A. Br., Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 23. 1857 = Selaginella martensii var. flexuosa Kunze; Ind. Fil., 89 (1853) var. flaccida A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 16 (1857) Distribution [complete]: Hort. var. formosa (Stansb.) Nich.; Dict. Gard. 3: 411 (1887) Distribution [complete]: Hort. var. normalis A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 16 (1857) Distribution [complete]: Hort. = Selaginella stellata ("Spring") Link; Fil. Sp. Hort. Berol., 159 (1841) var. robusta Nich.; Dict. Gard. 3: 411 Distribution [complete]: Hort. var. stolonifera Hort. ex Todaro; Ind Sem. Hort. Panormit., 1 (1881) Distribution [complete]: Hort. = Selaginella stolonifera sensu Chittenden; Dict. Gard. 4: (1933). 1951 Selaginella mastospora Valdespino Distribution [complete]: Bolivia Selaginella maxima Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 16: 53 (1914) Distribution [complete]: Borneo Selaginella mayeri Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 700, no. 343. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Penang Isl., Perak, Pahan, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan), Singapore, Burma, Sumatra = Selaginella calcarea Ridl.; Jour. Roy Asiatic Soc., str. Br., No. 80: 149, no. 4 (1919) = Selaginella herpocaulos Alderw.; Mal. Fern Allies, Suppl. I, Corr.: 39, no. 185a (1917) = Selaginella speluncae Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 229 (1922) = Selaginella speluncae var. effugita Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 230 (1922) Selaginella mazaruniensis Jenm.; Gard. Chron. 22: 210 (1897) Distribution [complete]: British Guyana, Venezuela, Trinidad Selaginella medogensis Ching & S. K. Wu; Fl. Xizangica 1: 23 (1983) Distribution [complete]: E-Tibet, W-Qinghai Remarks: status doubtful Selaginella megalura Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 702, no. 358 (1901) Distribution [complete]: Borneo = Selaginella bidiensis Hieron.; Hedwigia, 51: 268, no. 13. [1911] 1912 = Selaginella wallichii var. macrura Warb.; Monsunia 1: 106 (1900) Selaginella megaphylla Bak.; Journ. Bot. 23: 180 (1885) Distribution [complete]: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam), Bhutan, Burma = Selaginella atroviridis sensu Burkill; Rec. Bot. Surv. India 10: 228. 1925 [non Spring (1838) = Lycopodioides megaphylla (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella megastachya Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 20, no. 202 (1885) Distribution [complete]: New Caledonia = Lycopodioides megastachya (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella melanesica Kuhn; Forschungsr. Gazelle IV, Bot: 17 (1889) Distribution [complete]: New Hanover, Solomons (Shortlands Isl.) Selaginella membranacea (Desv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 225, no. 88 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Réunion, Mauritius = Lycopodium membranaceum Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 551, no. 83. [1813] 1814 Selaginella mendoncae Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 693, no. 233. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Brazil Selaginella menziesii (Hook. & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 227, no. 109 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Hawaii = Lycopodioides menziesii (Hook. & Grev.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium arbusculum Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: t. 200 (1831) = Lycopodium menziesii Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., 1: 2, no. 131 (1831) = Lycopodium springii Gaudich.; Voy. Bonite Bot. 1: 340 = Selaginella arbuscula var. menziesii (Hook. & Grev.) Skottsberg; Medd. Göteborgs Bot. Trädgard, 15: 145 (1944) = Selaginella springii (Gaudich.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 227, no. 108 (1843) Selaginella meridensis Alston; Jenny & J.M.Rankin Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Bot. 9(4): 267 (1981) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela Selaginella mickelii Valdespino; Brittonia 44(3): 316 (1992) Distribution [complete]: S-Mexico (Oaxaca, Chiapas) Selaginella microdendron Baker; J. Bot. 23: 116 (1885) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Chiapas, Yucatan), Belize, Guatemala, Cuba = Lycopodioides microdendron (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella cuspidata sensu Griseb.; Fl. Brit. West Ind. Isl., 645 (1864) = Selaginella enckei Nessel; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 48(12-20): 172, t. 318 (1940) = Selaginella sulcangula sensu Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 163, no. 104 (1850) Selaginella microdonta A.C. Sm.; Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 58: 313 (1931) Distribution [complete]: SE-Venezuela Selaginella microphylla (H.B.K.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 234 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina (Catamarca, Cordoba, Jujuy, La Rioja, Misiones, San Luis Prov., Tucuman), Bolivia, Peru = Lycopodioides jamesonii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides microphylla (H.B.K.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium microphyllum H.B.K.; Nov. Gen. & Sp. 1: 39 (1816) = Selaginella jamesonii Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 97, no. 32 (1883) = Selaginella schmidtchenii Hieron.; Hedwigia 43: 40, no. 46 (1904) = Selaginella thujaefolia Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 120, no. 5 (1840) f. culcitrella Sodiro; Recens. Crypt. Vasc. Quit. 92 (1883) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador Selaginella microtus A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 293, no. 32 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela Selaginella miniatospora (Dalz.) Bak.; Journ. Bot. 23: 249 (1885) Distribution [complete]: W-India (Maharashtra, Goa) = Lycopodium miniatosporum Dalz.; Hook. Journ. Bot. 4: 114 (1852) = Lycopodioides miniatospora (Dalz.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella minima Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 139, no. 29 (1843) Distribution [complete]: French Guiana, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad, Mexico (Nayarit, Oaxaca) = Lycopodioides minima (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella broadwayi Hieron.; Hedwigia, 58: 317, no. 17. [1916] 1917 Selaginella minutifolia Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 239, no. 176 (1850) Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Kedah, Pahan, Selangor), Thailand, Burma, S-Vietnam, Cambodia = Lycopodioides minutifolia (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) Selaginella mittenii Bak.; J. Bot. Lond. 21: 18 (1883) Distribution [complete]: Transvaal, Oranje Free State, Natal, Cape Prov., Swaziland, Lesotho, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Angola, Burundi, Transkei, Zaire, Sudan = Lycopodioides cooperi (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides mackenii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides mittenii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides tectissima (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides welwitschii (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella cooperi Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 89, no. 121 (1884) = Selaginella mackenii Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 89, no. 120 (1884) = Selaginella tectissima Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 89, no. 119 (1884) = Selaginella welwitschii Baker; Jour. Bot. 21: 81, no. 20 (1883) = Stachygynandrum welwitschii (Baker) Carr.; Cat. Afr. Pl. coll. by Dr. F. Welwitsch in (1853)-1861, 2(2): 262. 1901 Selaginella mixteca Mickel & Beitel; Pterid. Fl. Oaxaca (Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46): 345 (1988) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Oaxaca) Selaginella mnioides (Sieber) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 228 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Trinidad, Venezuela, Colombia = Lycopodioides mnioides (Sieb.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium mnioides Sieber; Flor. Mixta, no. 325, ex Hook. & Grev., Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 2: 394, no. 148 (1831) = Lycopodium sparsifolium Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 553, no. 95. [1813] 1814 = Selaginella mnioides var. ciliata Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 224 (1850) var. minor A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 303 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela = Selaginella cirrhipes Spring ex Klotzsch; Linnaea, 20: 436 (1847) Selaginella moellendorffii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 680, no. 102. [1901] 1902 Distribution: China (Jiangxi, Shanxi, Sichuan, Hubei, Guizhou, Hunan, Zhejiang, Fujian, Guangxi, Guangdong, Yunnan, Hongkong), N-Vietnam, C-Vietnam, Cambodia, Taiwan, Ryukyu Isl., Philippines, *New Zealand = Lycopodioides moellendorffii (Hieron.) H.S.Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 75 (1988) = Lycopodioides suberecta (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella hayatana Kümmerle; Magyar Bot. Lap. 26: 100 (1928) = Selaginella subcaulescens Hayata; Icon. Pl. Formos., 7: 99, fig. 64. [1917] 1918 Selaginella molleri Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 697, no. 292. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Sao Tomé, Liberia, Nigeria Conservation status: IUCN R Selaginella molliceps Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 257 (1850) Distribution [complete]: Congo, Gabon, Uganda, Principe Isl., Sao Tomé, ?Kenya, ?Zimbabwe, Angola, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, Zaire, Cameroun, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Togo, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea = Lycopodioides molliceps (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella rubricaulis R. Sim; Cat. No. 6: 60 (1859) = Selaginella rubricaulis var. angolensis A. Br. ex Kuhn; Fil. Afr., 212 (1868) = Selaginella zechii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 697, no. 298. [1901] 1902 = Stachygynandrum rubricaule (A. Br.) Carr.; Cat. Afr. Pl. coll. by Dr. F. Welwitsch in (1853)-1861, 2(2): 262. 1901 = Stachygynandrum rubricaule var. angolense (A. Br.) Carr.; Cat. Afr. Afr. Pl. coll. by Dr. F. Welwitsch on (1853)-1861, 2 (2): 262. 1901 Selaginella mollis A. Braun; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 276 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Belize, Honduras, Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Tabasco), Panama, Colombia = Selaginella schrammi Hieron. ex Standl.; Amer. Fern Jour. 17: 8 (1927) Selaginella monodii Alston; Bull. Inst. Franc. Afr. Noire, Ser. A, 21: 440 (1959) Distribution [complete]: Sao Tomé Selaginella monospora Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 135 (1850) Distribution [complete]: Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Burma, Thailand, India (West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Kerala, Tamil Nadu), Bhutan, Nepal, China (Guizhou, Yunnan, Hainan) = Lycopodioides gorvalensis (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodium monosporum (Spring) Hook. Bot. Misc. 9: 362. 1857 = Selaginella gorvalensis Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 256, no. 195 (1850) = Selaginella microclada Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 246, no. 150 (1884) = Selaginella plumosa var. monospora (Spring) Baker; Jour. Bot. 21 - 145 (1883) = Selaginella semicordata sensu Burkill; Rec. Bot. Surv. India, 10: 228 (1925) Selaginella moratii W.Hagemann & Rauh; Pl. Syst. Evol. 176(3-4): 205 (1991) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Selaginella morgani Zeiller; Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 32: 78 (1885) Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Perak, Pahan) Selaginella moritziana Spring ex Klotzsch; Linnaea 20: 436 (1847) Distribution [complete]: Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela = Lycopodioides moritziana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella moritziana var. conferta A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 2813 (1865) = Selaginella moritziana var. laxa A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 284-285 (1865) = Selaginella moritziana var. normalis A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 284 (1865) = Selaginella moritziana var. pseudapoda A. Br.; Ann., Sci. Nat. V, 3. 287 (1865) = Selaginella moritziana var. suberecta A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat. V, 3: 287 (1865) var. elongata A. Braun; Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 5, 5, 3: 285 (1865) Distribution [complete]: Bolivia, Ecuador Selaginella mortoniana Crabbe & Jermy; Amer. Fern J. 63: 139 (1973) Distribution [complete]: Colombia, Ecuador Selaginella moszkowskii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 50: 2, 14, no. 4 (1913) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella muelleri Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 122, no. 123 (1885) Distribution [complete]: New Guinea = Lycopodioides muelleri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) Selaginella muscosa Spring; Fl. Bras. 1(2): 120 (1840) Distribution [complete]: Brazil, Venezuela, Trinidad, Tobago, Colombia, Peru, Paraguay, Argentina (Buenos Aires, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Misiones, Santa Fe Prov.), Uruguay, Ecuador, British Guyana = Lycopodioides brasiliensis (Raddi) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides muscosa (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium albidulum var. majus Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc., 2: 398-399 (1831) = Lycopodium apodum <<L.>> ex Raddi; Syn. Fil (1819) = Lycopodium brasiliense Raddi; Pl. Bras. Nov. Gen., 82, t. 1, f. 1 (1825) = Lycopodium crassinervium Desv.; Ann. Soc. L. Paris, 6: 190, no. 131 (1827) [nom. rej = Lycopodium pallidum Beyrich ex Gaud.; Freyc. Voy. Bot. 1: 285 (1826) = Selaginella anocardia A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., V. 3: 290-291 (1865) = Selaginella apus var. tetragonostachya Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 119 (1840) = Selaginella beyrichii A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 13 (descr.) (1857) = Selaginella brasiliensis (Raddi) A. Br.; Ann. Sci. Nat., V, 3: 290 (1865) = Selaginella brasiliensis var. crassinervia Hieron. ex R. Bonap.; Notes Pterid. 2: 137 (1915) [nomen = Selaginella brevipes Fée; Crypt. Brés., 226, t. 75, f. 1 (1869) [non A. Br., 1867 = Selaginella crassinervia (Desv.) Spring; Mart. Fl. Bras. l(2): 119, no. 3 (1840) = Selaginella feei Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 713. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella lychnuchus var. flaccida Spring ex Klotzsch; Linnaea 20: 436 (1846) = Selaginella niederleinii Hieron.; Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 22: 418, no. 135 (1896) = Selaginella polysperma Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 138, no. 22 (1843) (TYPE: Brazil, Gardner) = Selaginella spannagelii Hieron.; ms. = Selaginella watsoni var. mutica (D. C. Eaton ex Underw.) Clute; Fern Allies, 144, 264 (1905) Selaginella mutica D. C. Eaton ex Underw.; Bull. Torr. Bot. Club, 25: 128 (1898) Distribution [complete]: Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, S-Wyoming, ?W-Texas Trivial names: Blunt-leaved Spike-moss = Bryodesma muticum (D.C.Eaton ex Underw.) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) = Selaginella watsonii var. mutica (D.C. Eaton ex Underw.) Clute var. limitanea Weatherby; J. Arnold Arbor. 25: 414 (1944) Distribution [complete]: SE-Arizona, S-New Mexico, W-Texas = Selaginella mutica var. texana Weatherby; J. Arnold Arbor. 25(4): 414 (1944) Selaginella myosuroides (Kaulf.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 232, no. 150 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Philippines (Luzon) = Lycopodioides myosuroides (Kaulf.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium myosuroides Kaulf.; Enum. Fil., 19 (1824) Selaginella myosurus (Sw.) Alston; Jour. Bot. 70: 64, no. 6 (1932) Distribution [complete]: Sierra Leone, Gabon, Angola, Ivory Coast, Cameroun, Liberia, Principe Isl., Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), Senegal, Gambia, Guinea, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea, Congo, Zaire, ?Kenya = Lycopodioides scandens (Beauv.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium afzelii; ms. = Lycopodium apiculatum Hornem. ms. ex Kuhn; Fil. Afr., 192 (1868) = Lycopodium myosurus Sw.; Schrad. Jour. Bot (1800) (2): 118. 1801 = Lycopodium plumosum Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 540. [1813] 1814 = Lycopodium scandens (Beauv.); Sw., Syn, Fil., 185, no. 63 (1806) = Selaginella scandens (Beauv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 226, no. 102 (1843) = Stachygynandrum scandens Beauv.; Mag. Encycl. 5: 483 (1804) Selaginella nana (Desv.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 232, no. 151 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Solomons, New Britain, New Ireland = Lycopodioides nana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium nanum Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 554, no. 96. [1813] 1814 Selaginella nayarii R.D.Dixit; Bull. Bot. Surv. India 27(1-4): 123 (1985 publ. 1987) Distribution [complete]: India Remarks: status doubtful, probable syn. fide Fraser-Jenkins (1997) Selaginella neblinae A. R. Sm.; Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77(2): 268 (1990) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela (Amazonas) Selaginella neei Hieron.; Fedde Repert. 10: 48, no. 6 (1911) Distribution [complete]: Philippines Selaginella negrosensis Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2007, no. 13 (1913) Distribution [complete]: Philippines = Selaginella perkinsiae Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2010, no. 14 (1913) Selaginella neocaledonica Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 245, no. 143 (1884) Distribution [complete]: New Caledonia, Ile des Pins = Lycopodioides macgillivrayi (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Lycopodioides neocaledonica (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides usta (Vieill.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella macgillivrayi Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 245, no. 144 (1844) = Selaginella squamifolia Warb.; Monsunia 1: 111, 128, no. 165 (1900) = Selaginella usta var. angustifolia Hieron. ex Jeanpert; Bull. Mus. Paris 17: 579 (1911) = Selaginella usta Vieill. ex Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 23, no. 212 (1885) Selaginella nipponica Franch. & Sav.; Enum. Pl. Jap. 2: 199, 615 (1879) Distribution [complete]: Taiwan, Japan, Ryukyu Isl., Korea, China (Shanxi, Guangdong, Hubei, Guizhou, Hunan, Zhejiang, Sichuan, Yunnan), Vietnam = Lycopodioides jugorum (Hand.-Mazz.) H.S. Kung; Acta Bot. Yunnan. 17(4): 420-421 (1995) = Lycopodioides nipponica (Fr. & Sav.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodioides savatieri (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Selaginella denticulata sensu Franch. & Sav.; Enum. Jap. 2: 199, 615 (1879) = Selaginella hachijoense Nakai; Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 35(417): 149 (1921) = Selaginella jugorum Hand.-Mazz.; Symb. Sin. 6: 8, t. 1, f. 3 (1929) = Selaginella savatieri Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 87, no. 14 (1884) = Selaginella shensiensis Christ; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., N. S., 4: 102 (1897) = Urostachys ihwangensis Nessel; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 39(8): 68, t. 192b (1935) Selaginella nivea Alston; Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 194, t. 78(1-4). 1932, nom. nud., et in Cat. Pl. Madagasc., Pterid. 71 (1932) ssp. nivea Alston; Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 194, t. 78(1-4). 1932, nom. nud., et in Cat. Pl. Madagasc., Pterid. 71 (1932) Distribution [complete]: Botswana, Madagascar, Mozambique Remarks: Subgen. Stachygynandrum ssp. humbertii Stefanov. & Rakotondr.; Novon 6(2): 207, f. 1E, 2(E-F), 3(map) (1996) Distribution [complete]: Madagascar Selaginella njamnjamensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 39: 312 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Malawi, Zambia, Mozambique, Sudan, Dahomey, Cameroun, Nigeria, Central African Republic, Uganda, Tanzania, Botswana, Benin, Bahr-el-Ghazal, Mali, Zaire, Angola = Bryodesma njamnjamense (Hieron.) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) Selaginella nothohybrida Valdespino; Brittonia 44(3): 319 (1992) Distribution [complete]: Mexico (Guerrero) Selaginella novae-guineae Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 681, no. 119. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: New Guinea Selaginella novae-hollandiae (Sw.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 234, no. 161 (1843) Distribution [complete]: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina (Catamarca, Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman), Paraguay = Lycopodioides pearcei (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium ciliatum Willd.; Sp. Pl. 5: 38, no. 53 (1810) = Lycopodium flabellum Desv. in Poir.; Lamarck, Encycl. Suppl. 3: 558. [1813] 1814 = Lycopodium novae-hollandiae Sw.; Syn. Fil., 184, 410 (1806) = Selaginella chionoloma Alston ex Crabbe & Jermy; Amer. Fern J. 63: 137 (1973) = Selaginella ciliata (Willd.) A. Br.; App. Ind. Sem. Hort. Berol., 16 (1857) [non Opiz 1823 = Selaginella increscentifolia Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 106 (1850) = Selaginella nicaraguensis sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 4: 180 (1895) = Selaginella pearcei Baker; J. Bot. 22: 246 (1884) = Selaginella radiata sensu Hemsl. in Godman & Salvin; Biol. Cent.-Amer. 3: 708 (1886) = Selaginella radicata Hort. sensu Alston; Suppl. Dict. Gard., 317 (1956) = Selaginella serpens sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 5: 102 (1899) = Selaginella triuncialis Sodiro; Crypt. Vasc. Quit. 594 (1893), also in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 12: 407 (1895) = Selaginella tucunianensis Hieron.; Bot. Jahrb. Engl. 22: 419, no. 138 (1896) = Selaginella warscewicziana Klotzsch Selaginella novoleonensis Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 676, no. 56. [1901] 1902 Distribution [complete]: Mexico Selaginella nummularia Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 123, no. 121 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Philippines, Ambon, Sulawesi = Selaginella calophylla Warb.; Monsunia, 1: 108, 123, no. 123 (1900) = Selaginella cuernosensis Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Philip. Bot., 6: 2027, no. 20 (1913) = Selaginella maquilingensis Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2029 (1913) = Selaginella oligophylla Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 124, no. 127 (1900) Selaginella nummularifolia Ching; Fl. Xizangica 1: 21 (1983) Distribution [complete]: Tibet Remarks: status doubtful Selaginella oaxacana Spring; Mem. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 177 (1849) Distribution [complete]: Costa Rica, Mexico (Chiapas, Veracruz, Oaxaca), Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador = Lycopodioides oaxacana (Spring) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) = Lycopodium flabellatum var. strictum Mart. & Gal.; Mem. Acad. Roy. Belg. 15: 12 (1842) = Selaginella anceps sensu Christ; Pittier, Primit. Fl. Costaric. 3(1): 61 (1901) [p. p = Selaginella costaricensis Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 683, no. 127. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella flabellata sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat. 2: 92 (1891); 1. c., 7: 65. 1905 = Selaginella formosa Liebm.; ms. = Selaginella guatemalensis sensu Donn. Smith; Enum. Pl. Guat., 1: 68 (1889) = Selaginella wendlandii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. l(4): 683, no. 126. [1901] 1902 Selaginella oligoclada Baker; Jour. Bot. 22: 277, no. 158 (1884) Distribution [complete]: Colombia = Lycopodioides oligoclada (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) Selaginella omeiensis Ching; Acta Bot. Yunnan. 3(2): 253 (1981) Distribution [complete]: Sichuan (Emei Shan) = Lycopodioides omeiensis (Ching ex H.S.Kung) H.S.Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 71 (1988) Selaginella opaca Warb.; Monsunia 1: 108, 122, no. 112 (1900) Distribution [complete]: Java, Philippines, Sumatra, Lombok, New Guinea, Ceram = Selaginella cerebriformis Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 32-33 (1912) = Selaginella mearnsii Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2018, no. 16 (1913) = Selaginella pervaga Hieron.; Elmer's Leaflets Phil. Bot. 6: 2021, no. 17 (1913) Selaginella oregana D. C. Eaton; Wats., Bot. California 2: 350 (1880) Trivial names: Oregon Spike-moss Distribution [complete]: N-California, Oregon, W-Washington (coastal), British Columbia = Bryodesma oreganum (D.C.Eaton) Soják; Preslia 64(2): 154 (1992 publ. 1993) Selaginella orinocensis Maury; Moret Jour. de Bot. 3: 130, f. 2 (1889) Distribution [complete]: Venezuela, Surinam?, French Guiana?, Colombia = Lycopodioides densifolia (Spruce) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 826 (1891) = Selaginella densifolia Spruce ex Hook.; Hook. 2nd. Cent. Ferns, t. 85 (1861) [non Klotzsch 1844 Selaginella orizabensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 41: 193, no. 16 (1902) Distribution [complete]: +Mexico (+Veracruz) Conservation status: IUCN Ex = Selaginella sartorii A. Br. ex Fourn.; Mex. Pl., 149 (1872) Selaginella ornata (Hook & Grev.) Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 232 (1843) Distribution [complete]: peninsular Malaysia (Penang Isl., Perak, Pahan, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan), Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.), India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya), SE-Thailand, peninsular Thailand, Sumatra, Java, Philippines, Bali, Lombok, Flores, N-Vietnam, Cambodia = Lycopodium atro-viride "Wall." ex Blume; Enum. Pl. Jav. 2: 269 (1830) (deser.) [non Wall. ex Hook. 1831 = Lycopodium ornatum Hook. & Grev.; Enum. Fil., Hook. Bot. Misc. 3: 108 (1883) = Selaginella balica Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit., III, 2: 181 (1920) = Selaginella blumei Spring; Bull. Acad. Brux. 10. 143 (1843) = Selaginella brachystachya var. ornata (Hook. & Grev.) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 180 (1885) = Selaginella duriuscula Alston ex Knox; Trans. Bot. Soc. Edinb. 35: 269 (1950) = Selaginella fimbriata Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 258, no. 198 (1850) = Selaginella fimbriata var. grandifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 2: 183 (1920) = Selaginella fimbriata var. polyura Warb.; Monsunia 1: 110, 127 (1900) = Selaginella geniculata var. tomentosa (Spring) Baker; Jour. Bot. 23: 121 (1885) = Selaginella javanica Klotzsch ex Zoll.; Syst. Verz. 1: 50 (1854) = Selaginella javanica var. gracilis A. Br.; ex Alderw., Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 7: 34 (1912) = Selaginella petrophila Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 234 (1922) = Selaginella polita Ridl.; Jour. Fed. Mal. States Mus. 6: 202, no. 348 (1915) = Selaginella rabenavii Hieron.; Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. 1 (4): 694, no. 244. [1901] 1902 = Selaginella sclerophila Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 2: 182 (1920) = Selaginella subfimbriata Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 26 (1911) = Selaginella subfimbriata var. koordersii Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 1: 26 (1911) = Selaginella subfimbriata var. polyura (Warb.) Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit II, 7: 34 (1912) = Selaginella subfimbricata var. backeri Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III. 1: 26 (1911) = Selaginella tomentosa Spring; Monogr. Lyc. II: 231, no. 168 (1850) = Selaginella varians Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 5: 237 (1922) = Selaginella varians f. sciaphila Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 14: 237 (1922) = Selaginella xerophila Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. III, 2: 182 (1920) Selaginella ornithopodioides (L.) Spring; Flora 21: 216, no. 25 (1838) Distribution [complete]: Sri Lanka = Didiclis ornithopodioides Beauv.; Mirb., Hist. Nat. Veg., ed. Deterville, 3: 477 (1803); ex Jaume St. Hil. Exp. Fam. Nat. 39. 1805 = Lycopodioides ornithopodioides (L.) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 824 et 827 (1891) = Lycopodium ornithopodioides L.; Sp. PI. (1105), no. 23. 1753 = Selaginella denudata var ( indiae-orientalis Spring; Flora 21: 213 (1838) = Stachygynandrum ornithopodioides (L.) Beauv.; Prodr. Aethéog., 110 (1805) Selaginella ostenfeldii Hieron.; Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 5: 721, no. 98 (1905) Distribution [complete]: Thailand, Burma, Cambodia, Vietnam = Selaginella pungentifolia Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 1: 20 (1911) Selaginella ovifolia Baker; J. Bot. 22: 90 (1884) ssp. ovifolia Baker; J. Bot. 22: 90 (1884) Distribution [complete]: Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Belize = Lycopodioides ovifolia (Baker) Kuntze; Rev. Gen. Pl. 1: 827 (1891) ssp. philipsonii Jermy & J.M.Rankin; Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Bot. 9(4): 294 (1981) Distribution [complete]: Colombia Selaginella oviformis Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buit. II, 28: 48 (1918) Distribution [complete]: Borneo
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