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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. New Mexico to W. Texas and Central America.
Selaginella lepidophylla

Native to:

Costa Rica, El Salvador, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Texas

Selaginella lepidophylla (Hook. & Grev.) Spring appears in other Kew resources:

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 1(2): 26 (1840)

Accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee in Flora of North America Editorial Committee (1993). Pteridophytes and Gymnosperms Flora of North America North of Mexico 2: 1-474. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Mickel, J. T. & Smith., A. R. (2004). The Pteridophytes of Mexico Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 88: 1-1054.

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