Botrychium virginianum


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Related to Botrychium virginianum: moonwort, Botrychium multifidum
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Synonyms for Botrychium virginianum

American fern whose clustered sporangia resemble a snake's rattle

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The checklist includes the lower vascular plants Botrychium virginianum (Ophioglossaceae), Cystopteris fragilis (Polypodiaceae), Equisetum arvense, E.
Finally, the two most common ferns of the older woods are Botrychium virginianum and Cystopteris protrusa.
Ferns in the mesic woods include Adiantum pedatum, Athyrium pycnocarpon, Botrychium virginianum, Cystopteris protrusa, Dryopteris goldiana, Dryopteris carthusiana, Onoclea sensibilis, and Polystichum acrostichoides (rare).