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Cheilanthes lanosa

Cheilanthes lanosa (Michx.) D.C. Eaton

Hairy Lipfern

Pteridaceae (Maidenhair Fern Family)

USDA Symbol: CHLA2

Cheilanthes lanosa (Hairy lipfern) #41868

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Chattooga
State: GA
Location Notes: Taylor Ridge Shale Barrens. Silurian age Red Mountain Formation. Talyor Ridge. Chattahoochee National Forest.
Accession date: 2014-09-10
Filename: A_C_IMG1117.JPG
Slide Index: 7990685608_4a9f715764_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: A population of mature plants. Photographer's note: "I was not aware there were any shale barrens in Georgia until very recently. These are developed on shales and siltstones of the Silurian age Red Mountain Formation. Taylor Ridge is a linear mountain in the Valley and Ridge Physiographic Province. The plant communities are interesting. Hairy lipfern (Cheilanthes lanosa) is extremely abundant."
Date Taken: 2012-09-15
NPIN Image Id: 41868

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This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2014-09-09

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