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Southern shield fern
Thelypteris kunthii
Southern shield fern swordferns
Thelypteris kunthii Thelypteridaceae
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common names
  Southern shield fern
  Kunth's maiden fern
accepted scientific name
  Thelypteris kunthii (Desv.) C.V. Morton
rules for finding collection records
  Dryopteris normalis (58)
  Thelypteris kunthii (1544)
  Thelypteris normalis (85)
family name
  Thelypteridaceae
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Category: Fern-like Plants
Fern Category: Fern
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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