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creeping tonguefern
Elaphoglossum aemulum
Elaphoglossum aemulum
creeping tonguefern hollyferns/woodferns
Elaphoglossum aemulum Dryopteridaceae
common names
  creeping tonguefern
  laukahi nunui
accepted scientific name
  Elaphoglossum aemulum (Kaulf.) Brack.
rules for finding collection records
  Elaphoglossum aemulum (124)
family name
  • Dryopteridaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
G.D.Carr (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Elaphoglossum aemulum   (Kaulf.) Brack.   (TSN: 17790, Index: 424)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names