Native

Selaginella plana

Asian Spikemoss
VU
Vulnerable
Malaysia Plant Red List
2010
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Taxonomy

The taxanomic status is pending for approval

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Description

In terms of traditional use, the branches and leaves of Selaginella plana are used to treat a headache and facial stroke when placed under a pillow of the patient to sleep on at night.

Assessment

Specimen

Collection Center Total
31

References

Article
  1. Mohd. Norfaizal, G., Omar, Y., Masrom, H. & Mohd Shukri, M.A (2014). A Preliminary Flora Survey of Sungkai Wildlife Reserve, Perak, Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks 29: pp. 31-35
Book
  1. Chang, Y.S., Mazura, M.P. & Nik Musaadah, M. (2008). Plant, Health and Man - Past, Present and Future . Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Kepong, Selangor Darul Ehsan , Malaysia. pp. 343.
  2. Parris, B.S., Kiew, R., Chung, R.C.K., Saw, L.G. & Soepadmo, E. (2010). Flora of Peninsular Malaysia, Series I: Ferns and Lycophytes, Volume 1. Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Malaysia. pp. 249.

Acknowledgements :- Mr. Ahmad Amir Firdaus Bin Mad Apandi, Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Ms. Asyifaa Syahirah Binti Md Padzil, Mr. Badrul Amin Bin Jaffar, Ms. Kamilia Huda Binti Mohd Zaini, Mr. Mohamad Ruzi Abdul Rahman, Mr. Muhammad Izzuddin Bin Hazan, Mr. Nabil Arif Bin Abdul Naim, Ms. Siti Zubaidah Binti Abdul Latif & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Citation :- Selaginella plana. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/42999. Downloaded on 17 January 2019.

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