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Astrolepis cochisensis ssp. cochisensis

Astrolepis cochisensis (Goodding) Benham & Windham ssp. cochisensis

Cochise Scaly Cloakfern

Pteridaceae (Maidenhair Fern Family)

Synonym(s): Cheilanthes cochisensis, Cheilanthes sinuata var. cochisensis, Notholaena cochisensis, Notholaena sinuata var. cochisensis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Fern
Leaf Retention: Evergreen

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Not a flowering plant. Reproduces by spores in sporangia.


USA: AZ , CA , NM , TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Astrolepis cochisensis ssp. cochisensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Astrolepis cochisensis ssp. cochisensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Astrolepis cochisensis ssp. cochisensis


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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