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jeweled tonguefern
Elaphoglossum pellucidum
Elaphoglossum pellucidum
jeweled tonguefern hollyferns/woodferns
Elaphoglossum pellucidum Dryopteridaceae
common name
  jeweled tonguefern
accepted scientific name
  Elaphoglossum pellucidum Gaudich.
rules for finding collection records
  Elaphoglossum pellucidum (126)
  Elaphoglossum micradenium (11)
family name
  • Dryopteridaceae
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Kaua`i, O`ahu, Moloka`i, Maui, Hawai`i.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (6)
SEINet (1)
G.D.Carr (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Elaphoglossum pellucidum   Gaudich.   (TSN: 17796, Index: 372)

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Family Names