Genera within a family

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SELAGINELLACEAE (La)
Fern Family(Le)
selago, = a plant resembling the savin tree: the club-moss Lycopodium selago. (SELAGO (q.v.)) (a name for medicinally-used juniper) (the small leaves give members of the genus a superficial resemblance to the club moss)
(ld, Ox, Le, M)
SELAGINELLA (La)
Spikemosses (Le)
selago, = the club-moss resembling the savin-tree, Lycopodium selago; (SELAGO (q.v.)) (a name for medicinally-used juniper) (the small leaves give members of this genus a superficial resemblance to the club moss) -inus, = indicates possession or likeness. -ellus, = diminutive.
(ld, Le, M, BL)