Dendrolycopodium dendroideum

ClassificationPteridophytes
FamilyLycopodiaceae
Family (Traditional)Lycopodiaceae
GenusDendrolycopodium
Species:Dendrolycopodium dendroideum (Michx.) A. Haines
Common NameRound Branch Ground Pine; Tree Groundpine
Growth Habitfern ally
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: fern ally; Moisture Requirements: Sub-xeric; Moisture Requirements: Dry-mesic; Moisture Requirements: Mesic; Region of Origin: North America; Reproductive Phenology: July; Reproductive Phenology: August; Reproductive Phenology: September; Leaf Arrangement: opposite; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Evergreen; Leaf Petiole Type: sessile; Leaf Rank: N/A; Leaf Type: scale-like; Leaf Venation: one-veined; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Anther Type: N/A; Carpel Number/Pistil: N/A; Fruit Complexity: N/A; Fruit Type: N/A; Fruit Wet/Dry: N/A; Hypanthium Present: No; Inflorescence Position: N/A; Inflorescence Types: N/A; Ovary Position: N/A; Overall Flower Symmetry: N/A; Ovules per Carpel: N/A; Perianth Present: No; Petal Fusion: N/A; Petal Number: N/A; Pistil Complexity: N/A; Pistil Number: N/A; Placentation Type: N/A; Sepal Fusion: N/A; Sepal Number: N/A; Sexuality: N/A; Sporangium Arrangement: strobilus; Stamen Number: N/A; Tepal Number: N/A
C value 8
StatusNative; AGCP (FACU), EMP (FACU) (NWPL)
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Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Dendrolycopodium verticale Dendrolycopodium verticale (Li Bing Zhang) Li Bing Zhang & X. M. Zhou
Lycopodium dendroideum Lycopodium dendroideum Michx.

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Bell (KY), Harlan (KY), Madison (KY), Cumberland (TN), Putnam (TN), Sevier (TN), Unicoi (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, BEREA, HTTU, MDKY, MTSU, TENN, UCHT, VDB

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1935 - 1981

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
TENN-V-0000079 Unicoi Tennessee 13 Jun 1981 Frank Fusiak
529
TENN
Lycopodium dendroideum
TENN-V-0000077 Unicoi Tennessee 25 Sep 1980 A.M. Evans
4271
TENN
Lycopodium dendroideum
TENN-V-0000078 Unicoi Tennessee 21 Nov 1980 Frank Fusiak, A. Murray Evans
495
TENN
Lycopodium dendroideum
TENN-V-0000760 Bell Kentucky
TENN
Lycopodium dendroideum
BEREA024554 Madison Kentucky
BEREA
Dendrolycopodium dendroideum
APSC0047538 Unicoi Tennessee
APSC
Dendrolycopodium dendroideum
HTTU033595 Cumberland Tennessee
HTTU
Dendrolycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180664 Cumberland Tennessee 30 Aug 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2324
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180665 Cumberland Tennessee 30 Aug 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2323
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180636 Sevier Tennessee 02 Sep 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2326
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180663 Cumberland Tennessee 30 Aug 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2322
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
UCHT043120 Sevier Tennessee
UCHT
Lycopodium dendroideum
MDKY00001687 Harlan Kentucky
MDKY
Lycopodium dendroideum
MTSU024501 Putnam Tennessee
MTSU
Lycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180635 Sevier Tennessee 02 Sep 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2325
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
BRIT180637 Sevier Tennessee 02 Sep 1935 Jesse M. Shaver
2327
VDB
Lycopodium dendroideum
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