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Oreopteris quelpartensis
mountain fern, queen's-veil maiden fern

Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to the Cascades of central Washington; also in eastern Asia.

Habitat: Wet cliffs and rocky slopes, sea level to subalpine.

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Oreopteris quelpartensis (Christ) Holub
Publication: Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 4: 48. 1969.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Dryopteris oreopteris (Ehrh.) Maxon
Dryopteris quelpaertensis H. Christ
Oreopteris quelpaertensis (H. Christ) Holub
Thelypteris limbosperma (All.) H.P. Fuchs, misapplied
Thelypteris quelpaertensis (H. Christ) Ching
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Oreopteris quelpartensis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Oreopteris quelpartensis checklist entry

OregonFlora: Oreopteris quelpartensis information

E-Flora BC: Oreopteris quelpartensis atlas page

CalPhotos: Oreopteris quelpartensis photos

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