Ophioglossum costatum R.Br.
Prodr. 163 (1810)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 0.07-0.2 m high, sterile frond simple, broad, sessile; fertile blade spike-like; vernation not circinnate. Fl. Jan or Mar. Sand, exposed basalt sheets. Damp soil or amongst wet rocks near creeks.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby/west Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.