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Asplenium acuminatum

Asplenium acuminatum Hook. & Arn.

Iola, Tapertip Spleenwort

Aspleniaceae (Spleenwort family)

Synonym(s): Asplenium goldmanii

USDA Symbol: ASAC4

USDA Native Status: HI (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Size Notes: Fronds up to about 6 feet long.

Distribution

USA: HI
Native Habitat: Mesic to wet forests.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Bibliography

Bibref 1815 - Hawai'i's Ferns and Fern Allies (2003) Palmer, Daniel D.

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Web Reference

Webref 43 - Hawaiian Native Plant Genera (2006) University of Hawaii
Webref 44 - Plants of Hawaii (1997) Starr Environmental

Additional resources

USDA: Find Asplenium acuminatum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Asplenium acuminatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Asplenium acuminatum

Metadata

Record Modified: 2020-10-27
Research By: CBR

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