Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Ophioglossaceae
Ophioglossaceae   (Adder's-Tongue Family)


Family Synonyms: (none)

Literature: (none)

Family treatment authored by Peter F. Zika; last updated 10/21/2003 by Peter F. Zika
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Botrychium ascendens W.H. Wagner   [FNA, not in H&C] 1 upswept moonwort
Botrychium crenulatum W.H. Wagner   [FNA, not in H&C] 0 dainty or scalloped moonwort
Botrychium hesperium (Maxon & R.T. Clausen) W.H. Wagner & Lellinger   [FNA, not in H&C] 0 western moonwort
Botrychium lanceolatum (S.G. Gmel.) Ã…ngstr.   [Draft Revised H&C] 2 red triangle moonwort
Botrychium lineare W.H. Wagner   [not in H&C or FNA] 0 slender moonwort, narrow-leaf grapefern
Botrychium lunaria (L.) Sw.   [FNA2] 4 common moonwort
Botrychium michiganense ined. 0 Michigan moonwort
Botrychium minganense Vict.   [FNA2, not in H&C] 1 Mingan moonwort
Botrychium montanum W.H. Wagner   [FNA, not in H&C] 0 mountain moonwort, western goblin
Botrychium paradoxum W.H. Wagner   [FNA, not in H&C] 0 paradox or two-spiked moonwort
Botrychium pedunculosum W.H. Wagner   [FNA, not in H&C] 0 stalked moonwort
Botrychium pinnatum H. St. John   [FNA2] 3 northwestern or St. John's moonwort
Botrychium simplex E. Hitchc. var. compositum (Lasch) J. Milde   [JPM] 0
Botrychium simplex E. Hitchc. var. simplex 0 little grapefern, least moonwort
Botrychium virginianum (L.) Sw.   [FNA2, H&C] 1 rattlesnake fern, common or Virginia grapefern
Ophioglossum pusillum Raf.   [FNA2] 1 northern adder's-tongue
Sceptridium multifidum (Gmel.) Tagawa   [Draft Revised H&C] 5 leathery grapefern

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