OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Monilophytes (ferns): Leptosporangiate Ferns (true ferns): Hymenophyllales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Hymenophyllum tayloriae   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hymenophyllum tayloriae   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Hymenophyllum tayloriae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 009-02-X:
Hymenophyllum - "a branching ribbon-like gametophyte with marginal rhizoids and small, ovate, plate-like gemmae several cells wide"   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Gorge Filmy-fern, Taylor's Filmy-fern


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Hymenophyllum tayloriae   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hymenophyllum tayloriae   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Hymenophyllum tayloriae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 009-02-X:
Hymenophyllum - "a branching ribbon-like gametophyte with marginal rhizoids and small, ovate, plate-like gemmae several cells wide"   FAMILY Hymenophyllaceae

 

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4488

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Rare, endemic to the southern end of the Southern Appalachians

Habitat: Spray cliffs near waterfalls, permanently moist ceilings of grottoes in escarpment gorges with high rainfall, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
1-pinnate

FRUIT:
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