Calflora
Taxon  Report   9717    
Astrolepis cochisensis  (Goodd.) D.M. Benham & Windham
Cochise scaly cloakfern
Astrolepis cochisensis, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: PTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Astrolepis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Cheilanthes cochisensis
JEF: Cheilanthes sinuata var. cochisensis
More information about  Astrolepis cochisensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASCO42)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 16, 2019).