Lycopodium clavatum

Family Lycopodiaceae
Scientific name Lycopodium clavatum L.
Synonyms Copodium oxynemum Rafinesque; Lepidotis clavata (L.) P. Beauvois; Lycopodium clavatum L. var. laurentianum Victorin; Lycopodium clavatum L. var. preslianum Spring; Lycopodium clavatum L. var. subremotum Victorin; Lycopodium divaricatum Wallich ex Hooker & Greville; Lycopodium japonicum Thunberg; Lycopodium kinabaluense Ching; Lycopodium officinale Necker; Lycopodium preslii Greville & Hooker; Lycopodium serpens C. Presl; Lycopodium tamariscispica Cesati; Lycopodium torridum Gaudichaud-Beaupré; Urostachys plutonis Herter
Common name (Japanese common name) hikage-no-kazura [shade vine]
(English common name) running ground pine, running clubmoss, stag's-horn clubmoss
Distribution (Japan) Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
(Other nations) worldwide
Chromosomal number 2n= 68, 102, 136
Description Strobiles 2-10cm. Terrestrial. Evergreen.
Reference Lycopodium clavatum Linnaeus
Lycopodium clavatum L.
Lycopodium clavatum
Encapsulation process utilizing microorganisms and products produced thereby (US Patent 4001480/1977)
Wart treatment (US Patent 5006338/1991)
Sore throat spray (US Patent 6159473/2000)
Hygienic bag and preparation thereof (US Patent 6123946/2000)
Herbal chinese joint complex (US Patent 6350476/2002)
Process of powder for bath from natural plants (US Patent 6541163/2003)
Heavy metal phytoremediation (US Patent 6576816/2003)
Trace element phytoremediation (US Patent 6974896/2005)
Composition for symptomatic relief of vaginitis (US Patent 7147860/2006)
Cosmetic (Japanese Patent JP59116208/1984)
Compositions for treating back and leg discomfort containing herbals and/or nutritional supplements and/or minerals and/or vitamins (WIPO Patent WO/2001/091771)
Methods and composition for treating sore throat (WIPO Patent WO/2007/110871)

April 2006
at mountane forest in Kyushu
April 2006
at mountane forest in Kyushu
April 2006
at mountane forest in Kyushu