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Huperzia selago (Linnaeus) Bernhardi ex Martius & Schrank. Northern Firmoss. Phen: Jan-Dec. Hab: Shale banks. Dist: This species is circumboreal, ranging south in North America to NY, New England, and the Great Lakes region, and disjunct to s. OH.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = FNA2, K4, NE, NY, Haines (2003a), Testo, Haines, & Gilman (2016); < Huperzia selago (L.) Bernh. ex Mart. & Schrank – Björk (2020); >< Lycopodium selago L. var. appressum Desv. – C, F; >< Lycopodium selago L. var. selago – C, G

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Midwest: FACU (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)
  • Northcentral & Northeast: FACU (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)

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