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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to Malaya.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cambodia, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Selaginella argentea (Wall. ex Hook. & Grev.) Spring appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000665115
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000934403
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000934401
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000934404
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000934402
Jul 14, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3579], Malaysia K000934405
Jul 1, 1983 Allen, B.E.G.M. [4874], Malaysia K000853150
Jul 1, 1983 Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000853157
Jul 1, 1983 Allen, B.E.G.M. [4502], Malaysia K000446761
Mar 1, 1931 Curtis, C. [3059], Malaysia K000853153
Mar 1, 1931 Pinwill, W.S.C. [s.n.], Malaysia K000853158
Mar 1, 1931 Norris, W. [s.n.], Singapore K000853159
Mar 1, 1931 Gwynne-Vaughan, D.T. [614], Malaysia K000853151
Mar 1, 1931 Pinwill, W.S.C. [1830], Malaysia K000853160
Mar 1, 1931 Gwynne-Vaughan, D.T. [614], Malaysia K000853152
Mar 1, 1931 Ridley, H.N. [7083], Malaysia K000853156
Amin, K. [122247], Malaysia K000475502
Majawat, G. [123851], Malaysia K000888173
Keith, H.G. [1546], Malaysia K000888175
Kuntil [108934], Malaysia K000888174
Wallich, N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000853161 Unknown type material
Dalhousie, C. [s.n.], Malaysia K000824497
Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000853155
Majawat, G. [123851], Malaysia K000888172
Fidilis, K. [128437], Malaysia K000376956
Amin [117884], Malaysia K000421595
Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000853154

First published in Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10: 137 (1843)

Accepted by

  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • 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.

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