club-moss


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Noun1.club-moss - primitive evergreen moss-like plant with spores in club-shaped strobilesclub-moss - primitive evergreen moss-like plant with spores in club-shaped strobiles
fern ally - pteridophytes of other classes than Filicopsida
strobile, strobilus, cone - cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts
class Lycopodiate, class Lycopsida, Lycopodiate, Lycopsida - club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
Lycopodium lucidulum, shining clubmoss - a variety of club moss
alpine clubmoss, Lycopodium alpinum - a variety of club moss
fir clubmoss, little clubmoss, Lycopodium selago, mountain clubmoss - of northern Europe and America; resembling a miniature fir
Christmas green, ground pine - any of several club mosses having long creeping stems and erect branches
little club moss, spike moss, spikemoss - any of numerous fern allies of the genus Selaginella
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Already the site has yielded the trunk of a giant club-moss tree.
RUNNING GROUND-PINE; SOUTHERN RUNNING-PINE; CROWFOOT CLUB-MOSS.
Diphasiastrum tristachyum * (Pursh) Holub [three-spiked] GROUND-CEDAR; SLENDER GROUND-PINE; DEEP-ROOT CLUB-MOSS.