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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Family Results

Category: Pteridophytes
Family Name: Blechnaceae


Woodwardia - [maps | photos]

  • Woodwardia areolata (L.) T. Moore
    NWI R2 TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: netted chain fern
             • Lorinseria areolata (L.) K. Presl
  • Woodwardia virginica (L.) Sm. (TN Special Concern)
    NWI R2 TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: Virginia chain fern

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke or Margaret Oliver.

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