Pteridium arachnoideum (Kaulf.) Maxon
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Description: Ferns From Past to Present, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (Award No. MA-30-13-0544-13).Current Determination: Pteridium arachnoideum (Kaulf.) MaxonFamily: DennstaedtiaceaeIdentification notes: Pteridium arachnoideumLocation: Ecuador: CotopaxiLocality: CotopaxiCoordinates: -0.8333 -78.8333Collection Date: 7 April 1973Catalog Subset: PteridophytesCatalog Project: IMLS Ferns: Past and PresentEMu IRN: 3245079OccurenceID: b5970958-7a16-4f87-afd7-479502a8f22d
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