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whisk fern
Psilotum nudum
Psilotum nudum
whisk fern whisk ferns
Psilotum nudum Psilotaceae
common names
  whisk fern
  skeleton fork fern
accepted scientific name
  Psilotum nudum (L.) P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  Psilotum nudum (510)
family name
  • Psilotaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Shirley Denton
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Native. Indigenous.

How Likely at this Location (68%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Psilotum nudum   (L.) P. Beauv.   (TSN: 17008, Index: 93)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names