Taxon  Report   4376    
Isoetes bolanderi  Engelm.
Bolander's quillwort
Isoetes bolanderi
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Isoetes bolanderi
© 2007 Steve Matson
Isoetes bolanderi
© 2007 Steve Matson
Isoetes bolanderi, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California.

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Isoetes bolanderi
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Isoetes
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Isoetes pygmaea
ICPN + PLANTS: Isoetes bolanderi var. pygmaea
ICPN: Isoetes bolanderi var. bolanderi
More information about  Isoetes bolanderi
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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 10, 2018).

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