Taxon  Report   6128 
Pellaea mucronata  (D. Eaton) D. Eaton  var. californica  (Lemmon) Munz & I.M. Johnston
California cliff brake,  Eird's foot fern

Pellaea mucronata var. californica
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Pellaea mucronata var. californica, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pellaea mucronata var. californica
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Pellaea
Parent Record Pellaea mucronata.
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Pellaea mucronata ssp. californica
XWALK: Pellaea wrightiana var. compacta
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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 27, 2015).

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