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This species is accepted, and its native range is Subarctic America to U.S.A.

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Greenland, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Labrador, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin

Polypodium virginianum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Long [s.n.], Northern America K001044274
Drummond, T. [s.n.], Canada K001044275
Richardson, J. [s.n.], Canada K001044271
Richardson, J. [s.n.], Canada K001044270
Richardson, J. [s.n.], Canada K001044257
Pursh, F.T. [s.n.], Canada K001044272
Oakes [s.n.], Massachusetts K001044256
Brigelow, J.M. [s.n.], California K001044273
Percival, A.M. [s.n.], Canada K001044276
Percival, A.M. [s.n.], Canada K001044278
Percival, A.M. [s.n.], Canada K001044277 lectotype

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1085 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2000). Flora of Siberia 1: 1-189. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.

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