Ophioglossum pusillum
northern adder's-tongue

Distribution: Alaska to California, and Montana east to Maine and Virginia

Habitat: Meadows and woods at moderate elevations in the mountains

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Sensitive in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Ophioglossum pusillum Raf.
Publication: Précis Découv. Somiol. 46. 1814. 1814.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Ophioglossum vulgatum L., misapplied [FNA2, HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Ophioglossum pusillum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Ophioglossum pusillum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Ophioglossum pusillum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Ophioglossum pusillum photos.

USDA Plants: Ophioglossum pusillum information.

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