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Pteris excelsa
Pteris excelsa
waimakanui Brake Family
Pteris excelsa Pteridaceae
common name
accepted scientific name
  Pteris excelsa Gaudich.
rules for finding collection records
  Pteris excelsa (131)
  Pteris terminalis (11)
family name
  • Pteridaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Tom A. Ranker
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Indigenous to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
G.D.Carr (2)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Pteris excelsa   Gaudich.   (TSN: 17714, Index: 365)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names