Taxon  Report   1961 
Cheilanthes wootonii  Maxon  (not an active name; please see Myriopteris wootonii)
Beaded lipfern,  Wooton's lace fern
Cheilanthes wootonii
© 2010 James M. Andre
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Cheilanthes wootonii, a pteridophyte, is a fern (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [2.3] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cheilanthes wootonii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Genus: Cheilanthes
Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR + CNPS accepted name: Myriopteris wootonii
NOTE: Cheilanthes wootonii is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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