Taxon  Report   13129    
Myriopteris viscida  (Davenp.) Grusz & Windham
Viscid lace fern
Myriopteris viscida
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Myriopteris viscida
© 2012 Keir Morse
Myriopteris viscida, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Myriopteris viscida
© 2012 Keir Morse
Genus: Myriopteris
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cheilanthes viscida
More information about  Myriopteris viscida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Jan 19, 2019).