leather fern

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Synonyms for leather fern

stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides

widely distributed fern of tropical southern hemisphere having leathery pinnatifid fronds

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Common Names: leather fern, leatherleaf, baker fern
The community is home to a variety of animal inhabitants including snook and tarpon, frigate birds, pelicans, palm trees, golden leather ferns, West Indian whistling ducks, iguanas and many species of songbirds.