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Cystopteris fragilis - Brittle fern

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Cystopteris fragilis Lifeform:
Fern
Family:
Woodsiaceae
Wetland:
unlikely (FACU)
  © 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Plant Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest
Red Fir Forest
Lodgepole Forest
Subalpine Forest
Foothill Woodland
Chaparral
Valley Grassland
Alpine Fell-fields

Synonyms:
Cystopteris dickieana
Cystopteris fragilis ssp. dickieana
Cystopteris fragilis var. angustata
Cystopteris fragilis var. woodsioides
Filix fragilis

Distribution

Counties:
Alameda
Alpine
Amador
Butte
Calaveras
Contra Costa
Colusa
Del Norte
El Dorado
Fresno
Glenn
Humboldt
Imperial
Inyo
Kern
Lake
Lassen
Los Angeles
Madera
Mendocino
Mono
Monterey
Modoc
Mariposa
Marin
Napa
Nevada
Orange
Placer
Plumas
Riverside
Santa Barbara
San Bernardino
San Benito
Santa Clara
Santa Cruz
San Diego
Shasta
Sierra
Siskiyou
San Luis Obispo
San Mateo
Solano
Sonoma
Sutter
Tehama
Trinity
Tulare
Tuolumne
Ventura
Yuba

Jepson Bioregions:
Desert Mountains
Warner Mountains
White and Inyo Mountains
Klamath Ranges
North Coast Ranges
Cascade Range Foothills
High Cascade Range
Sierra Nevada Foothills
High Sierra Nevada
SF Bay
South Coast Ranges
Transverse Ranges
Peninsular Ranges
Modoc Plateau
Sierra Nevada East
Mojave Desert