This paper is the first account to discuss the distribution, ecology and habitats of the Lycopodiaceae in Malaysia. Lycopodiaceae are widely distributed throughout Malaysia with respect to altitudes and environmental conditions but most abundantly found in hill forest and lower montane forest, terrestrial as well as epiphytic, in shaded or semi-shaded places with relatively high humidity. Pahang in Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah in Borneo have the highest species diversity in terms of the number of species collected.

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Keywords Distribution, ecology, habitats, Lycopodiaceae
Journal Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants
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Rusea, G, Claysius, K, Runi, S, Joanes, U, Haja Maideen, K.M, & Latiff, A. (2009). Ecology and distribution of Lycopodiaceae Mirbel in Malaysia. Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 54(1/3), 269–271.