New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Pteridium

Pteridium aquilinum

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Last Modified 03/11/2013

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Nomenclature

Pteridium Gleditsch ex Scopoli, Fl. Carniol., 169. 1760.

List of Pteridium Species

References to Pteridium

  • Belling, A. J.; Heusser, C. J. 1975. Spore morphology of the Polypodiaceae of northeastern North America. II.
  • Cooper-Driver, G. A. 1990. Defense trategies in bracken, Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kuhn. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77: 281-6.
  • Der, J. P. et.al. 2009. Global chloroplast phylogeny and biogeography of bracken (Pteridium; Dennstaedtiaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 96: 1041-1049.
  • Flinn, M. A.; Pringle, J. K. 1983. Heat tolerance of rhizomes of several understory species. Canad. J. Bot. 61: 452-7.
  • Speer, W. D. et.al. 1999. Relationships between two infraspecific taxa of Pteridium aquilinum (Dennstaedtiaceae). I. Morphological evidence & II. Isozyme evidence. Syst. Bot. 23: 305-325.