Huperziaceae - firmoss family
Species that grow without cultivation on Mount Desert Island

compiled by the
Champlain Project - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 5 April 2017)

Huperziaceae - firmoss family
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Mount Desert Island is home to 1 species and 1 hybrid in 1 genus. Click on a link below or scroll down for more information.
   Huperzia (1 species, 1 hybrid)
      Huperzia appressa - mountain firmoss (rare [see note 1 at bottom of page])
      Huperzia xprotoporophila - H. appressa x H. lucidula (rare)

Huperzia (firmoss)
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Huperzia appressa (mountain firmoss) - [information to be added]

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Huperzia xprotoporophila (H. appressa x H. lucidula) - [information to be added]

   1. Frequency designations are from the book The Plants of Acadia National Park by Glen H. Mittelhauser, Linda L. Gregory, Sally C. Rooney, and Jill E. Weber (2010, University of Maine Press, ISBN 978-0-89101-120-0).