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  • Portuguese
    • Feiteiro
    • Feto-do-monte
  • Scientific Names
    • Pteridium aquilinum
    • Pteris aquilina
  • English
    • Bracken
  • Unknown
    • bracken fern
  • German
    • Adlerfarn
  • Spanish
    • crespillilla
  • Lacandón
    • tzin
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • PTEAQU

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Recent observations

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What

Bracken Fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

lg_price

Date

August 17, 2014 10:38 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gberry

Date

August 14, 2014 10:14 AM EDT

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Square

What

Bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

ncnhp

Date

July 16, 2014 10:14 AM EDT

Description

Tough plant

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bracken Fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

speedy

Date

August 11, 2014

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Square

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Date

August 3, 2014 01:29 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Date

August 8, 2014 10:47 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

finatic

Date

August 2, 2014 05:52 PM PDT

Place

Doane Pond (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

michael_nhe

Date

August 5, 2014

Description

Another fern sighting!

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What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2014 05:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gcasp60

Date

July 5, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

dpom

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum) Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

lungta

Date

August 1, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Pteridium aquilinum (bracken, brake or common bracken), also known as "eagle fern," is a species of fern occurring in temperate and subtropical regions in both hemispheres. The extreme lightness of its spores has led to its global distribution.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.