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Common name

English: Dixie Silverback Fern

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Pteridophyta (46)

    Class: Polypodiopsida (35)

      Order: Polypodiales (34)

        Family: Hemionitidaceae (1)

          Genus: Pityrogramma (1)

            Epithet: calomelanos (L.) Link (2)

calomelanos => calo (beautiful) and melanos (black, dark coloured)

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

External links

Check for Pityrogramma calomelanos at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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