Ladder brake fern (Pteris vitatta)

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Ladder brake fern fact file

Ladder brake fern description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumPolypodiophyta
ClassPolypodiopsida
OrderPteridales
FamilyPteridaceae
GenusPteris (1)

Information on the ladder brake fern (Pteris vitatta) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Ladder brake fern status

The ladder brake fern has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Ladder brake fern  
Ladder brake fern

© Dr Helen Pickering

Helen Pickering
Royal Botanic Gardens
Kew
United Kingdom
helen@hpickering.com

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