Argyrochosma limitanea subsp. mexicana

(Maxon) Windham

Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 32. 1993

Basionyms: Notholaena limitanea subsp. mexicana Maxon Amer. Fern J. 9: 72. 1919
Synonyms: Notholaena limitanea var. mexicana (Maxon) M. Broun
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 2.
Leaf blade lanceolate to oblong, 3–4-pinnate, proximal pinnae 1/4–1/3 as long as blades. n = 2n = 81, apogamous.

Phenology: Sporulating summer–fall.
Habitat: Rocky slopes and cliffs, usually on calcareous or volcanic substrates
Elevation: 1700–2500 m


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Ariz., N.Mex., Tex., n Mexico.




Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

AuthorMichael D. Windham +
Authority(Maxon) Windham +
BasionymsNotholaena limitanea subsp. mexicana +
DistributionAriz. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. + and n Mexico. +
Elevation1700–2500 m +
HabitatRocky slopes and cliffs, usually on calcareous or volcanic substrates +
IllustratorJohn Myers +
PhenologySporulating summer–fall. +
Publication titleContr. Univ. Michigan Herb. +
Publication year1993 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xml grained fna xml/V2/V2 565.xml +
SynonymsNotholaena limitanea var. mexicana +
Taxon familyPteridaceae +
Taxon nameArgyrochosma limitanea subsp. mexicana +
Taxon parentArgyrochosma limitanea +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 2 +