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zigzag brake
Pteris irregularis
Pteris irregularis
zigzag brake Brake Family
Pteris irregularis Pteridaceae
common name
  zigzag brake
accepted scientific name
  Pteris irregularis Kaulf.
rules for finding collection records
  Pteris irregularis (133)
family name
  • Pteridaceae
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Pteris irregularis   Kaulf.   (TSN: 17715, Index: 370)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names