Huperzia

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Huperzia

(hoo-pĕr′zē-ă)
A genus of mossy ferns.

Huperzia serrata

The species from which huperzine is obtained.
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The Appalachian firmoss, a new species in the Huperzia selago (Lycopodiaceae) complex in eastern North America.
Pacific Firmoss (Huperzia miyoshiana) (Lycopodiaceae) in eastern North America at Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland.
We describe and illustrate a new firmoss, Phlegmariurus changii (Huperziaceae), which is endemic to eastern Taiwan.
In the spring of 2006, we collected a unique hanging firmoss at Hsilin Village, Wanrong Township, Hualien County in eastern Taiwan.
Liang-Ru Chang first found this hanging firmoss in the spring of 2006, from the type locality at Hsilin Village, Wanrong Township, Hualien County.