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Lycopodium clavatum (Running clubmoss)
Cressler, Alan

Lycopodium clavatum

Lycopodium clavatum L.

Running Clubmoss

Lycopodiaceae (Club-Moss Family)

Synonym(s): Lycopodium clavatum var. laurentianum, Lycopodium clavatum var. subremotum, Lycopodium clavatum var. tristachyum

USDA Symbol: LYCL

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), PR (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Leaf Margin: Entire

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable

Distribution

USA: AK , CA , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , ID , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MT , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OH , OR , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV
Canada: BC , MB , NB , ON , PE , QC , SK

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FACU FAC FAC FAC FAC FAC FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lycopodium clavatum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lycopodium clavatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lycopodium clavatum

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-09-25
Research By: SET

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