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twistedhair spikemoss
Selaginella tortipila
twistedhair spikemoss spikemosses
Selaginella tortipila Selaginellaceae
common names
  twistedhair spikemoss
  kinky-hair spike-moss
accepted scientific name
  Selaginella tortipila A. Braun
rules for finding collection records
  Selaginella tortipila (214)
family name
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Category: Fern-like Plants, Moss-like Plants
Fern Category: Clubmoss
Plant Observed All Year

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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