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Huperzia serrata (Thunb.) Trevis.
toothed clubmoss

General Information
Symbol: HUSE2
Group: Lycopod
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: HI   N
Data Source and Documentation
Distribution Map
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Symbol Scientific Name Other Common Names
HUSES2 Huperzia serrata (Thunb.) Trevis. var. serrata toothed clubmoss
HUSES3 Huperzia selago (L.) Bernh. ex Schrank & Mart. ssp. serrata (Thunb.) Á. Löve & D. Löve
LYSE2 Lycopodium serratum Thunb.
URSE2 Urostachys serratus (Thunb.) Herter


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Division Lycopodiophyta – Lycopods
Class Lycopodiopsida
Order Lycopodiales
Family Lycopodiaceae – Club-moss family
Genus Huperzia Bernh. – clubmoss
Species Huperzia serrata (Thunb.) Trevis. – toothed clubmoss

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Hawaii FACW



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Description of Values

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