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Taxon: Lycopodium obscurum L.

 
Genus: Lycopodium
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Subfamily: Lycopodioideae
Nomen number: 407096
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1102. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 09-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Jul-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • flat-branch tree club-moss  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • ground-pine  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • princess-pine  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • lycopode foncé  (Source: F NAmer) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Pteridophytes&FamilyID=Lycopodiaceae&GenusID=Lycopodium&SpeciesID=obscurum), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer) 2:28.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  5. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)

Check other web resources for Lycopodium obscurum L. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=407096. Accessed 21 November 2018.