Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Common Bracken
    • Western Brackenfern
    • bracken fern
  • Hebrew
    • אברנית הנשר
  • French
    • Fougère-Aigle
  • Spanish
    • Crespillilla
  • Japanese
    • ワラビ
  • Italian
    • Felce aquilina
  • Scientific Names
    • Pteridium aquilinum
    • Pteris aquilina
  • German
    • Adlerfarn
  • Lacandón
    • tzin
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • PTEAQU
  • Portuguese
    • Feto-do-monte
    • Feiteiro
  • Finnish
    • sananjalka

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

edleathers

Date

May 3, 2016 03:40 PM CDT

Description

At the Trailhead
Turnhole Bend Trail
Mammoth Cave National Park, KY, USA

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

August 28, 2016 12:52 PM EDT

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Square

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

ctracey

Date

August 27, 2016 09:19 AM EDT

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Square

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

ctracey

Date

August 25, 2016 04:04 PM EDT

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What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

paleonate

Date

August 27, 2016 05:17 PM EDT

Place

Danby, NY (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

August 25, 2016 02:29 PM EDT

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Square

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 12, 2016 04:58 PM PDT

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What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

elbowingpenalty

Date

August 13, 2016 01:11 PM PDT

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Square

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

anewman

Date

August 24, 2016 07:34 AM CDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gtrlc_naturalist

Date

May 16, 2016

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gtrlc_naturalist

Date

May 16, 2016

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

gtrlc_naturalist

Date

the past
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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.
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