Taxon  Report   6124 
Pellaea brachyptera  (T. Moore) Baker
Sierra cliff brake,  Sierra cliffbrake

Pellaea brachyptera
© 2009 John Dittes
Pellaea brachyptera, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Pellaea brachyptera
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Pellaea
Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.5 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2015).

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