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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Pteris

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(For a list of species in Pteris, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Leaf 2–4-pinnate ..... [P. tremula]

1' Leaf 1-pinnate, proximal pinnae minutely  or with 2(3) deep  that ± resemble pinnules

2. Proximal pinnae > others, with 1(3) deep lobes; stipe ± glabrous except base ..... P. cretica

2' Proximal pinnae < others, minutely serrate; stipe, rachis ± scaly ..... P. vittata


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