Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Selaginella
Family: Selaginellaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
pygmaea
NOTES

An annual herb with erect, slender stems which are simple or sparsely branched and terminate in 1-2 strobili. The ovate leaves are widely separated. Grows to about 20 cm.


AUTHORITY
(Kaulf.) Alston
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The strobili are green
Colour: Green
Common Name
Spike moss
Annual spike moss
Habitat
NOTES: Thus far only found along the Morrison-Youthed path
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
June
July
August
September
October
Synonyms for Species
Lycopodioides pygmaeum
Lycopodium bryoides
Lycopodium pumilum
Lycopodium pygmaeum
Selaginella bryoides
Selaginella pumila
Selaginella pumilum



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