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Western Clubmoss - Huperzia occidentalis
Other Names:  Lycopodium selago [misapplied]

Status Under Review

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S2S3
* (see State Rank Reason below)

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13 collections at MONTU from 4 western Montana counties.
 
General Description
Shoots 10–30 cm, prominently curved at the base. Leaves reflexed to spreading, 4–10 mm, light green, lustrous. Gemmae in 1whorl at end of annual growth (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
In Montana known only from Flathead, Sanders, Missoula and Ravalli counties; AK to OR and MT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 6

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Western Clubmoss — Huperzia occidentalis.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from