Calflora
Taxon  Report   10363    
Selaginella densa  Rydb.
Lesser spikemoss
Selaginella densa
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Selaginella densa, a pteridophyte, is a fern (mosslike) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: SELAGINELLACEAE  
Genus: Selaginella
Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

 
More information about  Selaginella densa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SEDE2)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).