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Botrychium virginianum

Botrychium virginianum (L.) Sw.

Rattlesnake Fern

Ophioglossaceae (Adder's-Tongue Family)


Botrychium virginianum (Rattlesnake fern) #61198

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: White
State: GA
Location Notes: Chattahoochee National Forest. Mount Yonah.
Accession date: 2018-07-05
Filename: A_C_IMG5823.JPG
Slide Index: 2411963641_e9f9529eb1_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Close up of a plant. Photographer's note: "This is rattlesnake fern. This is a newly emerged plant. The plant will look much different when the fertile portion of the frond is mature. It is the most common Botrychium species in North America. "
Date Taken: 2008-04-13
NPIN Image Id: 61198

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
Date: 2018-07-02

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