Taxon  Report   6124 
Pellaea brachyptera  (T. Moore) Baker
Sierra cliff brake,  Sierra cliffbrake
Pellaea brachyptera , a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
 

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Pellaea brachyptera
© 2008 Keir Morse
Pellaea brachyptera
© 2009 John Dittes
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.5 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: PTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Pellaea
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Pellaea brachyptera  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PEBR3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2014).

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