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

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Recent observations

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What

Pteridium aquilinum ssp. pubescens Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens

Observer

podiceps

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Large ferns growing in wet substrate.

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Square

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pteaqu Pteridium aquilinum

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charlie

Date

January 11, 2015 01:27 PM EST

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Square

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 07:47 AM EDT

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Square

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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ctracey

Date

January 1, 2015 03:27 PM EST

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Square

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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kpmcfarland

Date

December 29, 2014 11:05 AM EST

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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alexshepard

Date

December 23, 2014 01:11 PM PST

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What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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eraskin

Date

June 7, 2014

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What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 1, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Live oak-chaparral habitat.

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Square

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

aelefson

Date

December 2, 2014

Description

I think this would be considered tri or bipinnate

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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hungrysam

Date

October 11, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

hungrysam

Date

October 11, 2014

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What

Bracken Fern (Pteridium aquilinum) Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

carpenterkf

Date

December 10, 2014 10:52 AM PST

Description

Starting to die down for the winter, but still mostly green. This plant in a protected area between SEM II buildings E and D. Tall Oregon Grape and common snowberry nearby.

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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.