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seda de la luna
Hymenophyllum cruentum
Hymenophyllum cruentum
seda de la luna bristle ferns
Hymenophyllum cruentum Hymenophyllaceae
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Spanish common names
  •seda de la luna
  •helecho película
accepted scientific name
  •Hymenophyllum cruentum Cav.
rules for finding collection records
  •Hymenoglossum cruentum (9)
  •Hymenophyllum cruentum (113)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Francisco Medina Harris
Image License: Owner's permission
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Plant Observed last week of August thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Instituto Darwinion (14)
Fundación R.A. Philippi
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iNaturalist (41)
Chileflora (4)
Chilebosque (4)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
SEINet (1)
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