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Cheilanthes tomentosa

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woolly lipfern


PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: CHTO2
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Cheilanthes tomentosa
Include in WOTAS: 0
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Last Modified: 2019-12-01

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: CHEIL
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Cheilanthes
GENUS AUTHORITY: Sw.
GENUS COMMON: Lipfern
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GENUS REFERENCES: USDA Plants

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: PTERID
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Pteridaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: E.D.M. Kirchner 1831
FAMILY COMMON: Maidenhair Fern Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 40 genera and about 1000 species. Here circumscribed to include Vittariaceae (see Smith et al. 2006). This family may be further subdivided, into families Adiantaceae (Adiantum, Vittaria), Sinopteridaceae (Myriopteris, Notholaena, Astrolepis, Pellaea), Cryptogrammaceae (Cryptogramma), Pteridaceae (Pteris), and Parkeriaceae (Acrostichum, Ceratopteris).
FAMILY REFERENCE: Grusz & Windham (2013); Lellinger (1985); Windham in FNA (1993b); Tryon, Tryon, & Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Crane (1997). {add for FL: Acrostichum aureum, Adiantum melanoleucum, Adiantum villosum, Pityrogramma trifoliata, Pteris bahamensis, Pteris grandifolia, Pteris plumula}

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Herb, Fern

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LEAF COMPLEXITY: Bi-pinnate
LEAF RETENTION: Evergreen

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SOIL MOISTURE: Dry
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade
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USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: CHTO2
USDA Common Name: Woolly Lipfern
Native Status: L48 (N)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, AZ, GA, KS, MO, NC, NM, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Myriopteris tomentosa
COMMON NAME: Woolly Lipfern
SYNONYMY: [= Y; = Cheilanthes tomentosa Link - Ar, C, FNA, G, K, RAB, Tn, Va, W, S, Z; = C. lanosa - F, misapplied]
PHENOLOGY: Jun-Sep.
HABITAT: Dry outcrops of intermediate or calcareous metamorphic, igneous, or sedimentary rocks (including sandstone outcrops in the Coastal Plain of GA and SC).
COMMENTS: Primarily Appalachian, from PA south to KY, GA, and AL, also at scattered localities from AR, OK, and KS south and west to NM, AZ, and Mexico (south to Veracruz). The species is an apogamous triploid.
RANGE MAP: Myriopteris tomentosa.png

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Pteridaceae E.D.M. Kirchner 1831 (Maidenhair Fern Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 40 genera and about 1000 species. Here circumscribed to include Vittariaceae (see Smith et al. 2006). This family may be further subdivided, into families Adiantaceae (Adiantum, Vittaria), Sinopteridaceae (Myriopteris, Notholaena, Astrolepis, Pellaea), Cryptogrammaceae (Cryptogramma), Pteridaceae (Pteris), and Parkeriaceae (Acrostichum, Ceratopteris).
REFERENCE: Grusz & Windham (2013); Lellinger (1985); Windham in FNA (1993b); Tryon, Tryon, & Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Crane (1997). {add for FL: Acrostichum aureum, Adiantum melanoleucum, Adiantum villosum, Pityrogramma trifoliata, Pteris bahamensis, Pteris grandifolia, Pteris plumula}
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Cheilanthes Sw. (Lipfern)
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REFERENCE: USDA Plants

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Cheilanthes tomentosa in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Cheilanthes tomentosa in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Cheilanthes tomentosa in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Cheilanthes tomentosa in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Cheilanthes tomentosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cheilanthes tomentosa

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