trichomanes petersii, _filmy_fern_falls, _unnamed_creek, _chattahoochee_national_forest, _habersham_county, _georgia_1, I_AMC6316
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This plant looks like a moss or liverwort but it is actually the dwarf bristle fern. It is uncommon to rare over most of its range in the southeastern U.S. I have only seen it growing near water. The fronds are only one cell thick. For more information:

title trichomanes petersii, filmy fern falls, unnamed creek, chattahoochee national forest, habersham county, georgia 1
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2009:02:22 17:33:58
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