Lycopodiaceae P.Beauv. ex Mirb.
Lycopodium scariosum G.Forst. , legitimate, scientific
Forster, J.G.A. (1786), Florulae Insularum Australium Prodromus: 87 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: (not cited).
Spring, A.F. (1842), Monographie de la Famille des Lycopodiacees: 108 [secondary reference]
Hooker, J.D. (1854), The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror. II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae 2(5): 55 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1861), Sixth Systematic Index of the Plants indigenous to the Colony of Victoria. Victoria - Parliamentary Papers- Votes and Proceedings of the Legislative Assembly: 18 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1875), Census of the plants of Tasmania, instituted in 1875. Monthly Notices of Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1874: 94 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 136 [secondary reference]
Rodway, L. (1903), The Tasmanian Flora: 280 BHL [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Lycopodium decurrens R.Br. legitimate
Rothmaler, W.H.P. (30 September 1944), Pteridophyten-Studien I. Feddes Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis 54(1): 65 [basionym]
basionym of: Diphasium scariosum (G.Forst.) Rothm. legitimate
Willis, J.H. (1970), A Handbook to Plants in Victoria Edn. 2, 1: 49 [secondary reference]
vernacular name: Spreading Clubmoss [n/a]
Pichi Sermolli, R.E.G. (1991), The pteridological collections of the G.R.S.T.S. Expedition to the coastal region of north-eastern Queensland. Webbia; raccolta di scritti botanici 45(2): 321 [secondary reference]
Entwisle, T.J. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Ferns and Allied Plants. Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 20, Fig. 3a-c [secondary reference]
common name: Spreading Clubmoss [n/a]
Chinnock, R.J. in McCarthy, P.M. (ed.) (1998), Lycopodiaceae. Flora of Australia 48: 68, Fig. 41 I-K, Map 25 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Lycopodium decurrens R.Br. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Lycopodium scariosum var. decurrens (R.Br.) Hook. legitimate common name: Spreading Clubmoss [n/a]
Nicolson, D.H. & Fosberg, F.R. (2003), The Forsters and the botany of the second Cook expedition (1772-1775). Regnum Vegetabile 139: 111-112 [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: "As lectotype of Lycopodium scariosum G. Frost., Fosberg here chooses the Mssrs. Forster sheet, which has a locality and is a very good specimen."
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Diphasium scariosum (G.Forst.) Rothm. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Lycopodium decurrens R.Br. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Lycopodium scariosum var. decurrens (R.Br.) Hook. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Diphasium decurrens (R.Br.) Holub legitimate
  • APC Dist.: Vic, Tas
Field, A.R. (2 January 2020), Classification and typification of Australian lycophytes and ferns based on Pteridophyte Phylogeny Group classification PPG I. Australian Systematic Botany 33(1): 5 [secondary reference]
  • Type: "New Zealand, s. dat., Mssrs. Forster s.n. (lecto: BM 001048389*."
Field, A.R. (2 January 2020), Classification and typification of Australian lycophytes and ferns based on Pteridophyte Phylogeny Group classification PPG I. Australian Systematic Botany 33(1): 5 [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Diphasium scariosum (G.Forst.) Rothm. legitimate