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Vittaria appalachiana

Vittaria appalachiana Farrar & Mickel

Appalachian Shoestring Fern

Vittariaceae (Shoestring Fern Family)

USDA Symbol: VIAP2



Vittaria appalachiana (Appalachian shoestring fern) #47155

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Cumberland
State: TN
Location Notes: Split Pebble Cave, Black Mountain, Justin P. Wilson Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail State Park.
Accession date: 2016-07-08
Filename: A_C_IMG4183.JPG
Slide Index: 24140934255_e0ed0eb55c_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: A colony of plants on a rock substrate. Photographer's note: "Appalachian Shoestring Fern can be common in moist dimly lighted crevices and shelters in acidic rocks. This is probably the highest elevation site I've seen it in the Cumberland Plateau area."
Date Taken: 2015-12-31
NPIN Image Id: 47155

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: JAM
Date: 2016-06-16

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