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Ophioglossum pendulum L.
Old World adder's tongue

Ophioglossum pendulum
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley

Family: Ophioglossaceae

Group: Pteridophyte

Substrate: Epiphyte

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Old World tropics.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Other data on Ophioglossum pendulum available from :

Ophioglossum pendulum has been found in the following 2 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Matheson Hammock Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Tropical Park Present Not Native, Naturalized

Ophioglossum pendulum has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Ophioglossum pendulum has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Ophioglossum pendulum
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley
Ophioglossum pendulum
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Ophioglossum pendulum
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr