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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America.
Selaginella martensii 'Frosty'

Native to:

Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá

Selaginella martensii Spring appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1995 Jurgensen, C. [527], Mexico K000589197 syntype
Jan 1, 1995 Smith, J.D. [1576], Guatemala K000589196
Jun 1, 1934 Bernoulli [181], Guatemala K000589198 holotype

First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belgique 24: 129 (1849)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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