Pentagramma triangularis

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Pentagramma triangularis
Pentagramma triangularis 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
Division:Pteridophyta
Class:Polypodiopsida
Order:Polypodiales
Family:Pteridaceae
Genus:Pentagramma
Species:P. triangularis
Binomial name
Pentagramma triangularis
(Kaulf.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw.
 
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Pentagramma triangularis
Pentagramma triangularis 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
Division:Pteridophyta
Class:Polypodiopsida
Order:Polypodiales
Family:Pteridaceae
Genus:Pentagramma
Species:P. triangularis
Binomial name
Pentagramma triangularis
(Kaulf.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw.

Pentagramma triangularis is a fern, commonly known as goldback fern, native to Western North America, including California. [1]

It is commonly found in mixed evergreen and oak forests, occasionally on dry brushy slopes, and prefers shaded areas[2]

Selected subspecies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Calflora . accessed 2.12.2013
  2. ^ K. Lyons and Cuneo-Lazaneo, M.B. 1988. Plants of the Coast Redwood Region. Shoreline Press, Soquel, CA.
  3. ^ Calflora: P. triangularis subsp. maxonii
  4. ^ Calflora: Pentagramma triangularis ssp. semipallida'

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