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Adiantum melanoleucum

Adiantum melanoleucum Willd.

fragrant maidenhair

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: ADME
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Adiantum melanoleucum
GENUS: Adiantum
FAMILY: PTERID - Pteridaceae (Maidenhair Fern Family)

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Herb, Fern

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USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: ADME
USDA Common Name: Fragrant Maidenhair
Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)
Distribution: USA (, FL), USA+ (PR)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb

WEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Adiantum melanoleucum
COMMON NAME: Fragrant Maidenhair
SYNONYMY: [= FNA, K3, WH3]
PHENOLOGY: Jan-Dec.
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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Pteridaceae E.D.M. Kirchner 1831 (Maidenhair Fern Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 40 genera and about 1000 species. Here circumscribed to include Vittariaceae (see Smith et al. 2006). This family may be further subdivided, into families Adiantaceae (Adiantum, Vittaria), Sinopteridaceae (Myriopteris, Notholaena, Astrolepis, Pellaea), Cryptogrammaceae (Cryptogramma), Pteridaceae (Pteris), and Parkeriaceae (Acrostichum, Ceratopteris).
REFERENCE: Grusz & Windham (2013); Lellinger (1985); Windham in FNA (1993b); Tryon, Tryon, & Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990); Crane (1997). {add for FL: Acrostichum aureum, Adiantum melanoleucum, Adiantum villosum, Pityrogramma trifoliata, Pteris bahamensis, Pteris grandifolia, Pteris plumula}
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Adiantum Linnaeus 1753 (Maidenhair Fern)
SUMMARY: A genus of 150-200 species, nearly cosmopolitan.
REFERENCE: Paris in FNA (1993b); Lu et al. (2011)=Z; Lin, Prado, & Gilbert in FoC (2013); Tryon, Tryon, & Kramer in Kramer & Green (1990).
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Adiantum melanoleucum in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Adiantum melanoleucum in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Adiantum melanoleucum in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Adiantum melanoleucum in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Adiantum melanoleucum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Adiantum melanoleucum

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Last Modified: 2016-12-30

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