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hierba loza
Sticherus cryptocarpus
hierba loza forked fern
Sticherus cryptocarpus Gleicheniaceae
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Spanish common names
  •hierba loza
  •cola de gallo
accepted scientific name
  •Sticherus cryptocarpus (Hook.) Ching
rules for finding collection records
  •Gleichenia cryptocarpa (6)
  •Sticherus cryptocarpus (27)
family name
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 3rd week of April

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (3)
Fundación R.A. Philippi
Links to Plant Photos
sib.gob.ar (4)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
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