Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. angustum (Willd.) G.Lawson image
Photographer: Kenneth J. Sytsma           

Kurt Stüber

Matthew L. Wagner

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Robert W. Freckmann

Tim Kessenich
Family Dryopteridaceae
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. angustum (Willd.) G.Lawson
common lady fern, lady fern, northeastern lady fern, northern lady fern
Athyrium: (1) from Greek a, "without," and thurium, "shield" (2) doorless, from the enclosed sori
filix-femina: filix for fern; femina for "lady"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
Habitat: woods
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Aspidium angustum Willd.
Asplenium elatius Link
Athyrium angustum (Willd.) C.Presl
Athyrium angustum (Willd.) C.Presl var. elatius (Link) Butters
Athyrium angustum (Willd.) C.Presl var. rubellum (Gilbert) Butters
Athyrium angustum (Willd.) C.Presl var. subtripinnatum Butters
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. subsp. angustum (Willd.) R.T.Clausen
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. michauxii (Spreng.) Farw.
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. michauxii (Spreng.) Farw. f. elatius (Link) Clute
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. michauxii (Spreng.) Farw. f. rubellum (Gilbert) Farw.
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mert. var. rubellum Gilbert

         
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