Taxon  Report   7468 
Selaginella oregana  D. C. Eaton
Oregon spike moss,  Oregon spikemoss
Selaginella oregana
© Anthony Baniaga
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Selaginella oregana
© Anthony Baniaga
Selaginella oregana
© 1999 John Game
Selaginella oregana, a pteridophyte, is a fern (mosslike) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Selaginella oregana
© 1999 John Game
Genus: Selaginella
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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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:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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