Calflora
Taxon  Report   7465    
Selaginella eremophila  Maxon
Desert spike moss,  Desert spikemoss
Selaginella eremophila
© 2004 Michael Charters
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Selaginella eremophila
© 2012 Keir Morse
Selaginella eremophila
© 2004 Michael Charters
Selaginella eremophila, a pteridophyte, is a fern (rhizomatous) that is native to California, Arizona, Baja California, New Mexico, Texas.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Selaginella eremophila
© 2012 Keir Morse
Family: SELAGINELLACEAE  
Genus: Selaginella
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Selaginella eremophila
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SEER)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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