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flat-stemmed whiskfern
Psilotum complanatum
Psilotum complanatum
flat-stemmed whiskfern whisk ferns
Psilotum complanatum Psilotaceae
common name
  flat-stemmed whiskfern
accepted scientific name
  Psilotum complanatum Sw.
rules for finding collection records
  Psilotum complanatum (272)
family name
  • Psilotaceae
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Native. Indigenous to Kaua`i, O`ahu, Moloka`i, Lana`i, Maui, Hawai`i.

How Likely at this Location (40%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Psilotum complanatum   Sw.   (TSN: 17007, Index: 205)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names