hymenophyllum tayloriae, big creek gorge, chattahoochee national forest, rabun county, georgia 1

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hymenophyllum tayloriae, _big_creek_gorge, _chattahoochee_national_forest, _rabun_county, _georgia_1, I_AMC7018
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This is Taylor's filmy fern. Although it does not look like a fern it is. The species exist in gametophyte stage in sheltered habitats and rarely produces sporophytes. They reproduce by proliferous gemmae. For more information: www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=1&taxon_id=2...
tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?...
plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=HYTA3


title hymenophyllum tayloriae, big creek gorge, chattahoochee national forest, rabun county, georgia 1
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2009:06:13 12:32:41
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