Much like no. 14 [Lycopodium sabinifolium Willd.], but the sterile branchlets not at all flattened or dorsiventral, the lvs uniform, mostly 5-ranked, subulate, 3-4 נ0.5-0.7 mm, adnate much less than half their length; 2n=46. Exposed, subalpine habitats; e. Asia and n. N. Amer., s. in our range to Me., N.H., and Ont.
Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.
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