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Adiantum capillus-veneris
Adiantum capillus-veneris
`iwa`iwa Brake Family
Adiantum capillus-veneris Pteridaceae
common names
   maidenhair fern
accepted scientific name
  Adiantum capillus-veneris L.
rules for finding collection records
  Adiantum capillus-veneris (125)
family name
  • Pteridaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Indigenous to Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Adiantum capillus-veneris   L.   (TSN: 17308, Index: 650)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names