Pentagramma triangularis

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

Pentagramma triangularis is a fern, commonly known as goldback fern, native to Western North America, including California. It is commonly found in mixed evergreen and oak forests, occasionally on dry brushy slopes, and prefers shaded areas[1]

Selected supspecies

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References

  1. ^ K. Lyons and Cuneo-Lazaneo, M.B. 1988. Plants of the Coast Redwood Region. Shoreline Press, Soquel, CA.