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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) #60358

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
City: Sand Rock
County: Cherokee
State: AL
Location Notes: Cherokee Rock Village.
Accession date: 2018-05-18
Filename: A_C_IMG5512.JPG
Slide Index: 3696964464_933916a94c_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Plants in situ. Photographer's note: "This is Appalachian shoestring fern. It grows in the deep low light canyons at Cherokee Rock Village. This colony looks atypical because there are no proliferous gemmae on any of the gametophytes. I confirmed the identification with an expert on the species."
Date Taken: 2009-07-03
NPIN Image Id: 60358

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Date: 2018-04-03

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