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|Family: Selaginellaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Selaginella||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Selaginella eremophila Maxon
Habit: Plant a mat, loosely spreading at margins where branching sub-pinnate; green aging orange-brown. Leaf: of main stem 0.4--0.6 mm wide, tip pointed up, acute; under-leaf of main stem 1.5--3 mm, +- lanceolate or sickle-shaped, decurrent, over-leaf 1.3--1.5 mm, lanceolate, not decurrent, base hairy or not; awn 0--0.03 mm. Cone: sparse, 3--10 mm.
Ecology: Shaded sites, sandy or gravelly soils, at base of rocks, in cracks; Elevation: < 1100 m. Bioregional Distribution: e PR, DSon; Distribution Outside California: to Arizona, northern Mexico.
eFlora Treatment Author: Paul Wilson & Thomas J. Rosatti
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Selaginella cinerascens
Next taxon: Selaginella hansenii
Citation for this treatment: Paul Wilson & Thomas J. Rosatti 2016. Selaginella eremophila, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=44055, accessed on September 29, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on September 29, 2016.