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Club Mosses

Biodiversity Catalog of Southwest Virginia

Club Mosses





Club Mosses Taxanomy:

Kingdom Plantae: Division Tracheophyta: Subdivision Pteridophytina: Class: Lycopodiopsida

Order Lycopodiales

ThumbnailFamily NameScientific Name Common NameCounty
LycopodialesDendrolycopodium dendroideum (Michx.) A. HainesTree Ground-pine, Prickly Tree-clubmoss, Round-branch Tree-clubmossR,T
LycopodialesDendrolycopodium hickeyi W.H. Wagner, Beitel & Moran) A. HainesHickey’s Ground-pine, Hickey’s Tree-clubmossR,T
LycopodialesDendrolycopodium obscurum (L.) A. HainesCommon Ground-pine, Common Tree-clubmoss, Flat-branched Tree-clubmossD,R,T
LycopodialesDiphasiastrum digitatum (Dill. ex A. Braun) HolubCommon Running-cedar, Commo Running-pineB,D,R,T
LycopodialesDiphasiastrum tristachyum (Pursh) HolubGround-cedar, Blue Running-cedarB,R,T
LycopodialesHuperzia lucidula (Michx.) TrevisanShinning Clubmoss, Shinning FirmossD,R,T
LycopodialesLycopodium clavatum L.Staghorn Clubmoss, Running ClubmossR,T
LycopodialesSpinulum annotinum (L.) A. HainesStiff Clubmoss, Bristly ClubmossR,T


Virginia Botanical Associates. (2014). Digital Atlas of the Virginia Flora ( c/o Virginia Botanical Associates, Blacksburg.

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