Taxon  Report   1954    
Cheilanthes covillei  Maxon  
(no longer an active name)
Coville's lip fern,  Coville's lipfern
Cheilanthes covillei, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Cheilanthes
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Myriopteris covillei

NOTE: Cheilanthes covillei is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cheilanthes covillei
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2019).