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Habit: Plant on ground (or other plants), creeping (to +- vine-like). Stem: branches few to many, forked often unequally, also branched laterally or not. Leaf: many, simple, +- alternate, spirally arranged, small, needle- or scale-like, 1-veined, few-toothed to generally entire, those subtending sporangia generally unlike others [or not], in distinct cones [or not]. Cone: terminal on erect stem, erect [or 0]. Sporangia: 1 in leaf axils; spores of 1 kind.
Genera In Family: 4 genera, +- 400 species: worldwide, generally tropics.
eFlora Treatment Author: Andy Murdock, Alan R. Smith & Thomas Lemieux
Reference: Wagner & Beitel 1993 FNANM 2:18--37
Unabridged Reference: Ållgaard 1987 Opera Bot 92:153--178
Scientific Editor: Alan R. Smith, Thomas J. Rosatti.
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Citation for this treatment: Andy Murdock, Alan R. Smith & Thomas Lemieux 2012, Lycopodiaceae, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora,, accessed on June 23, 2018.

Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2018, Jepson eFlora,, accessed on June 23, 2018.