Taxon  Report   6933 
Pteris vittata  L.
ladder brake
Pteris vittata, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations
Communities:
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: PTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Pteris
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Pteris vittata  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PTVI)

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 01, 2015).

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