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Adiantum aethiopicum

Maidenhair at Surf Beach, NSW

Adiantum aethiopicum at Surf Beach, NSW - 27 Mar 2020
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Identification history

Adiantum aethiopicum 23 Jun 2020 JackieMiles
Adiantum aethiopicum 23 Jun 2020 JackieMiles
Adiantum atroviride 7 Apr 2020 LyndalT
Unidentified 28 Mar 2020 LyndalT

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2 comments

plants wrote:
   8 Apr 2020
You need to look at the scales at the base of the fronds to differentiate between this species and A.aethiopicum.
   23 Jun 2020
I checked the Aust Virtual Herbarium map for A. atriviride and none of the records are much south of the Shoalhaven River, so aethiopicum seems a pretty safe bet for the Batemans Bay area.

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 27 Mar 2020 04:29 PM Recorded on
  • LyndalT Recorded by
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