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Distribution by County   13515    
Pentagramma maxonii  (Kaulf.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw. (Weath.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw.
Maxon's gold back fern
Pentagramma maxonii is a fern that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 12/01/2023).