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  Gymnocarpium dryopteris (L.) Newman image
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Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Janice Stiefel

Tim Kessenich
Family Dryopteridaceae
Gymnocarpium dryopteris (L.) Newman
common oak fern, western oak fern
Gymnocarpium: in part Greek for "naked"
dryopteris: from 2 Greek words drys, "oak," and pteris, "fern," possibly referring to the plant's habitat
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
Habitat: woods
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Dryopteris disjuncta (Rupr.) C.V.Morton
Dryopteris dryopteris (L.) Britton
Dryopteris linnaeana C.Chr.
Lastrea dryopteris (L.) Bory
Phegopteris dryopteris (L.) Fée
Polypodium dryopteris L.
Thelypteris dryopteris (L.) Sloss.

         
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