Taxon: Blechnum spicant (L.) Sm.

Synonym of Struthiopteris spicant

Genus: Blechnum
Family: Blechnaceae
  Subfamily: Blechnoideae
Nomen number: 7263
Place of publication: Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5:411. 1793
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Oct-2016
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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Check other web resources for Blechnum spicant (L.) Sm. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Blechnum spicant cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.