Lycopodium lagopus (Laest.) Zinserl.
Common Name: RUNNING GROUND-PINE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt Fern Al

Sterile, sandy acid soils in open mixed conifer-hardwood or coniferous forests, sandy borrow pits, fields, roadside banks; very local southward, and generally much less common than L. clavatum.

See notes under Lycopodium clavatum.

Locations

Alger County
Allegan County
Cass County
Chippewa County
Delta County
Gogebic County
Houghton County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Leelanau County
    Only on Manitou Islands
Luce County
Mackinac County
Marquette County
Midland County
Ontonagon County
Schoolcraft County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 14, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1656.