Taxon  Report   7466    
Selaginella hansenii  Hieron.
Hansen's spike moss,  Hansen's spikemoss
Selaginella hansenii
© 2006 John Game
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Selaginella hansenii
© 2006 John Game
Selaginella hansenii, a pteridophyte, is a fern (mosslike) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Selaginella hansenii
© 2017 John Game
Genus: Selaginella
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Selaginella bolanderi
More information about  Selaginella hansenii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).