Taxon  Report   6788 
Polystichum imbricans  (D. Eaton) D.H. Wagner  ssp. curtum  (Ewan) D.H. Wagner
Cliff sword fern,  Narrowleaf swordfern
Polystichum imbricans ssp. curtum
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Polystichum imbricans ssp. curtum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Polystichum imbricans ssp. curtum, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California.

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Polystichum imbricans ssp. curtum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Polystichum
Parent Record Polystichum imbricans
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Polystichum munitum ssp. curtum
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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