Taxon  Report   959 
Athyrium filix-femina  (L.) Roth  var. cyclosorum  Rupr.
Common lady fern,  Subarctic lady fern, Western lady fern
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum, 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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Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Athyrium
Parent Record Athyrium filix-femina
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Athyrium filix-femina ssp. cyclosorum
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TJM2: Athyrium filix-femina var. californicum
More information about  Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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