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Microlepia strigosa
Microlepia strigosa
palapalai bracken ferns
Microlepia strigosa Dennstaedtiaceae
common names
  hay-scented fern
accepted scientific name
  Microlepia strigosa (Thunb.) C. Presl
rules for finding collection records
  Microlepia strigosa (370)
family name
  • Dennstaedtiaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Indigenous to the Hawaiian islands

How Likely at this Location (54%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
Cal Photos (2)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Microlepia strigosa   (Thunb.) C. Presl   (TSN: 17860, Index: 59)

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Family Names