New Latin Selāginellagenus namefrom Latin selāgōselāgin-a plant resembling savin, probably a kind of club moss or selaginella
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Selaginella Sentence Examples
ix.Tristefic stein of Selaginella.
In Selaginella the stelar systeim h do~ shows profounder modifications.
The leaves of the true mosses and those of the club-mosses (Lycopodium, Selaginella) being somewhat alike in general appearance and in ontogeny, might be, and indeed have been, regarded as homologous on that ground.
- Diagrammatic sketches of prothalli of e, Selaginella.
All such special relations of the plant to its environment, which might be expected in the few forms of a large group which has persisted beyond the others, are less marked in the genus Selaginella.