Taxon  Report   1955    
Cheilanthes feei  T. Moore  
(no longer an active name)
Slender lipfern
Cheilanthes feei
© 2008 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cheilanthes feei, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cheilanthes feei
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Cheilanthes
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Myriopteris gracilis

NOTE: Cheilanthes feei is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cheilanthes feei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Dec 18, 2018).