Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
SELAGINELLA (La)
Spikemosses (Le)
Family: SELAGINELLACEAE
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)
Selaginella kraussiana (La)
Krauss’s Spike-moss(PS)
Location: (F, K)
For Christian Ferdinand Friedrich von Krausse (1812-1890).** -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names.
(Ch, BL)