Selaginella plana Hieron.

Common name

English: Asian Spikemoss

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Lycopodiophyta (4)

    Class: Lycopodiopsida (4)

      Order: Selaginellales (3)

        Family: Selaginellaceae (3)

          Genus: Selaginella (3)

           Epithet: plana Hieron. (1)

Synonym: Lycopodium planum Desv. ex Poir.

plana => flat, level, or horizontal

planum => plain

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

External links

Check for Selaginella plana at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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