EPPO Global Database

Lycopodiella cernua(LPOCE)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LPOCE
  • Preferred name: Lycopodiella cernua
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Pichi Sermolli


A widely distributed species in the tropics (China, Japan, tropical Asia, Central and South America, Pacific Islands). Occurs in Europe in the Azores.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lepidotis cernua (Linnaeus) Palisot de Beauvois
Lycopodium cernuum Linnaeus
Palhinhaea cernua (Linnaeus) Franco & Vasconcelos

Common names
Name Language
staghorn clubmoss English
licopodio Spanish (CU)
licopódio-dos-brejos Portuguese
musgão Portuguese
musgo-do-mato Portuguese
pinheirinho Portuguese
ミズスギ Japanese
mizu-sugi Japanese
плаун поникший Russian
chuí suì shí sōng Chinese
垂穗石松 Chinese