Selaginella reticulata (Hook. & Grev.) Spring, Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 10: 233 (1843) (syn: Lycopodium reticulatum Hook. & Grev. ; Selaginella jainii R.D.Dixit ; Selaginella nairii R.D.Dixit ; Selaginella nudicaulis Spring ; Selaginella panigrahii R.D.Dixit ; Selaginella rajasthanensis Gena, Bhardwaja & A.K.Yadav );
Indian Subcontinent to W. Indo-China: Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, West Himalaya as per POWO;

Flora of CRF_2 – efloraofindia | Google Groups: 2 images.
Please help me to identify this small herb seen along a perrenial stream inside evergreen forest habitat. The area was moist and full of mosses.

Selaginella sps.

Selaginella sp

Is it possible to identify these images from Assam in NE India?

This is Selaginella reticulata, I can just see one medina leaaf clearly that shows it is acute, but not aristate (so is not the similar S. chrysorrihizos).


SK 3879 18 October 2023 – Selanginella ??: 4 very high res. images.

Location:  Pharping, Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 08  October 2023
Elevation : 1750m.
Habitat: Wild

Yes, possible.
Pl. check with images at

May be





POWO  Catalogue of Life

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