running club-moss, running ground-pine, running-pine, staghorn club-moss
[Lycopodium clavatum var. clavatum L., more...]
Etymology: Lycopodium: Greek lycos for "wolf" and pous for "foot," referring to its resemblance
Plants: perennial fern ally
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 6, Wetland Indicator = FAC University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: Fern & Fern Allies: Photos, descriptions, information USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos Southwest School of Botanical Medicine: Britton & Brown Illustrated Flora - 2nd Edition (1913) "An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States and Canada"