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Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.



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Name: Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.
Nomencl. ref.: J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800 [2]. 106. 1801. HB. 439. Prantl, Schiz. 68. Chr. 356. NPfl. 366. 1800

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Japanese climbing fern
en English name: Japanese climbing fern

Grown habit: Vine, Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial
 

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Lygodium japonicum
Lygodium japonicum
Fronds at Hilo, Hawaii - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Lygodium japonicum
Lygodium japonicum
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. - Not copyrighted image

Lygodium japonicum
Lygodium japonicum
Fertile fronds at Hilo, Hawaii - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Lygodium japonicum
Lygodium japonicum
Robert H. Mohlenbrock USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth. - Not copyrighted image


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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)
USA (AL, AR, FL, GA, HI, LA, MS, NC, PA, SC, TX), USA+ (PR)

Distributional map for Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.
Map for Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: -
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Filicopsida
Subclass: -
Order: Polypodiales
Family: Lygodiaceae


Genus: Lygodium


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