Selaginella densa var. standleyi (Maxon) Tryon
FamilySelaginellaceae — APG family: Selaginellaceae
SynonymsSelaginella standleyi Maxon.
DescriptionStems forming cushion-mats, branches discrete, lower leaves longer than upper or sometimes equal to upper on assurgent branch tips, leaves ligulate to ligulate-lanceolate, ciliate or eciliate with more or less lutescent setae at the tip.
No Alaskan specimens seen. Included on the authority of Tryon, who regards a specimen from north of Tlehini as belonging to this taxon. Very closely related to S. sibirica.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.