Taxon  Report   7966 
Thelypteris nevadensis  (Baker) C. V. Morton
Sierra marsh fern,  Sierra nevada maiden fern
Thelypteris nevadensis
© 2013 Dana York
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Thelypteris nevadensis
© 2013 Dana York
Thelypteris nevadensis, 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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Thelypteris nevadensis
© 2013 Dana York
Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Dryopteris nevadensis
PLANTS: Dryopteris oregana
PLANTS: Lastrea oregana
PLANTS: Parathelypteris nevadensis
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 18, 2018).

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