Asplenium rhizophyllum L.
Family: Aspleniaceae
walking fern
[Camptosorus rhizophyllus (L.) Link]
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Etymology: Asplenium: from Greek a, "without," and spleen, "spleen"
Plants: perennial, usually unbranched fern covered with dark brown scales
Leaves: leaves similar but sterile leaves usually smaller than fertile ones
Habitat: moist, shaded, usually limestone rocks
Conservation Status: Native
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Derek Anderson  
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Christopher Noll  
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Tim Kessenich  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Derek Anderson  
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Christopher Noll  
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Christopher Noll  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Christopher Noll  
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Christopher Noll  
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Robert H. Read  
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