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

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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gaudettelaura

Date

September 28, 2016 01:51 PM EDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

reddad

Date

September 28, 2016 04:20 PM CEST

Description

Pic 1: a smaller plant; pics 2 and 3: the undersides of leaves ( a younger and an older one).

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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lianamay

Date

September 28, 2016 12:43 PM EDT

Description

frosted

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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damontighe

Date

September 23, 2016 02:00 PM PDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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erikamitchell

Date

August 1, 2016 02:22 PM EDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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aulax

Date

September 26, 2016 02:55 PM UTC

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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rmcminds

Date

August 14, 2016 01:03 PM PDT

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rmcminds

Date

August 14, 2016 01:06 PM PDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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kathawk

Date

September 25, 2016 12:35 PM PDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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charlie

Date

September 25, 2016 01:00 PM EDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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animebirder

Date

September 25, 2016 12:56 PM EDT

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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roby

Date

September 25, 2016 03:42 PM HST
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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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