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Dryopteris ludoviciana (Kunze) Small
Southern wood fern

Dryopteris ludoviciana
Copyright by: Gil Nelson

Family: Dryopteridaceae

Group: Pteridophyte

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States.

Map of Florida Locations

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Possibly Extirpated or Extinct in the Wild

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Dryopteris ludoviciana has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Reported

Dryopteris ludoviciana has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Collier County Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated

Dryopteris ludoviciana has been found in the following habitat :
Mesic Hammock

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Dryopteris ludoviciana
Copyright by: Gil Nelson
Dryopteris ludoviciana
Copyright by: Gil Nelson