Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition

Colors

Data mode

Account

Login
Sign up

LYCOPODIACEAE

Lycopodiella prostrata (R.M. Harper) Cranfill. Featherstem Clubmoss, Prostrate Bog-Clubmoss.

All pairwise combinations of sympatric species form fertile hybrids (only L. inundata and L. prostrata are entirely allopatric and not known to hybridize). The following hybrids should be expected where the parents grow together.
Phen: Jul-Sep. Hab: Pine savannas, wet pine flatwoods, seepages, bogs, wet prairies. Dist: A Southeastern Coastal Plain endemic: se. NC south to c. FL and west to AR and e. TX, with scattered occurrences disjunct inland (as in n. GA, n. AL, and c. AR).

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, ETx1, Fl1, FNA2, K1, K3, K4, TxFerns, WH3; = Lycopodium alopecuroides var. pinnatum – Tx; = Lycopodium prostratum – C, Sf; < Lycopodium alopecuroides – RAB

Show in key(s)

Show parent

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map to see what it means.

image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie