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Last updated 3/10/2009 by David Giblin.
Dryopteris arguta (Kaulf.) Maxon[FNA2, HC, HC2]
coastal fern, marginal wood fern

Publication: Amer. Fern J. 11: 3. 1921.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA gives authorship as (Kaulf.) Maxon, a 1921 combination; Watt published in 1866.

FNA2: "Dryopteris arguta is somewhat variable. It has been suggested that more than one taxon is involved. No hybrids involving D . arguta are known."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Aspidium argutum Kaulf.