Sagina

Sagina

Synonymy

Sagina L., Sp. Pl. 1: 128. 1753 sec. Bittrich (1993c)
  • =Spergella Rchb., Handb. Gew√§chsk., ed. 2, 1: 65. 1827 syn. sec. Bittrich (1993c)
    • Type: not designated

Content

Notes

A genus of about 30 species, most diverse in north temperate and arctic areas with a few taxa found on some tropical mountains. Sampling shows Sagina to be monophyletic although infrageneric relationships have not been studied.