Huperzia compacta

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Huperzia compacta
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Lycopodiophyta
Class: Lycopodiopsida
Order: Lycopodiales
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Genus: Huperzia
Species: H. compacta
Binomial name
Huperzia compacta
(Hook.) Trevis.

Huperzia compacta is a species of plant in the family Lycopodiaceae. It is endemic to Ecuador, where it is distributed throughout the southern Andean páramos. It occurs up to 4500 meters in altitude.[1]


  1. ^ a b Navarrete, H. & Pitman, N. 2003. Huperzia compacta. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. Downloaded on 31 August 2015.