Taxon  Report   8743    
Selaginella kraussiana  (Kunze) A. Braun
Krauss' spikemoss
Selaginella kraussiana
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Selaginella kraussiana, a pteridophyte, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Selaginella kraussiana
© University and Jepson Herbaria
Genus: Selaginella
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Selaginella kraussiana
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 17, 2019).