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Asplenium flaccidum G.Forst. subsp. flaccidum Family Aspleniaceae
Common name: Weeping Spleenwort

Asplenium flaccidum subsp. flaccidum G.Forst. APNI*

Description: Rhizome short-creeping, thick, covered with dark brown to black scales.

Fronds pendent, to 90 cm long, 1–2-pinnate with pinnae often deeply pinnatisect or 2-pinnatisect, veins free; lamina bright green, thick and leathery, never giving rise to proliferous buds.

Sori appearing marginal, solitary on each secondary pinna, 2–7 mm long.


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Distribution and occurrence: Often forming large pendent clumps in rainforest, growing on trees or rocks.
NSW subdivisions: NC, CC, SC, NT, CT, ST
Other Australian states: Qld Vic. Tas.
AVH map***


The single subspecies in NSW. Characters and distribution as for the species in NSW.

APNI* Provides a link to the Australian Plant Name Index (hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens) for comprehensive bibliographic data
***The AVH map option provides a detailed interactive Australia wide distribution map drawn from collections held by all major Australian herbaria participating in the Australian Virtual Herbarium project.

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