Lycopodiaceae Lycopodium obscurum L.

Rare Clubmoss

Cree, Woodlands - Other, Cooking Tools

Use documented by:
Leighton, Anna L., 1985, Wild Plant Use by the Woods Cree (Nihithawak) of East-Central Saskatchewan, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series, page 44

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Scientific name: Lycopodium obscurum L.
USDA symbol: LYOB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rare Clubmoss
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Cree, Woodlands
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Cooking Tools
Notes: Plant used to separate raw fish eggs from the membranes.

RECRD: 5520 id: 21510