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Species profile—Pteridium esculentum (common bracken)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → DennstaedtiaceaePteridium esculentum (common bracken)

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Dennstaedtiaceae
Scientific name
Pteridium esculentum (G.Forst.) Cockayne
Common name
common bracken
WildNet taxon ID
16340
Alternate name(s)
bracken fern
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=16340

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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