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Asplenium verecundum Chapm. ex Underw.
Modest spleenwort

Asplenium verecundum
Copyright by: Craig van der Heiden
in habitat, Miami-Dade County, Florida
March, 2013

Family: Aspleniaceae

Group: Pteridophyte

Substrate: Lithophyte

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Florida and Cuba.

Map of Florida Locations

NatureServe Global Status: Critically Imperiled

State of Florida Status: Endangered

Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status: Critically Imperiled

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Asplenium verecundum has been found in the following 6 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Castellow Hammock Park Present Native
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Native
Fuchs Hammock Preserve Present Native
Hattie Bauer Hammock Reported
Meissner Hammock Present Native
Okeeheelee Park Recorded as Present in Error

Asplenium verecundum has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Native

Asplenium verecundum has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Rockland Hammock
Sinkhole

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Asplenium verecundum
Copyright by: Craig van der Heiden
in habitat, Miami-Dade County, Florida
March, 2013
Asplenium verecundum
Copyright by: Mike Rosenthal
In habitat in Citrus County, Florida