Monographs Details: Hippochaete scirpoides Farw.
Authority: Farwell, Oliver A. 1916. The genus Hippochaete in North America, north of Mexico. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 6: 461-472.
Description:Species Description - Our smallest species, forming dense mats along old logs and stumps in open fields, cedar swamps, etc. Well characterized by its three leaves and ridges, the latter so deeply and broadly concave that the stem apparently is 6-ridged.
Equisetum scirpoides Michx. Fl. Bor.-Am. 2: 281. 1803.
Distribution:United States of America North America