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Campyloneurum costatum (Tailed strapfern)
Cressler, Alan

Campyloneurum costatum

Campyloneurum costatum (Kunze) C. Presl

Tailed Strapfern

Polypodiaceae (Polypody Family)

Synonym(s): Polypodium costatum

USDA Symbol: CACO20

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Fern
Size Notes: Grows to 16 inches in height.



National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FAC UPL
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.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-11-20
Research By: SCB

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