Ophioglossum polyphyllum Seub.
Fl.Azor. 17 (1844)

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), 0.09-0.1 m high, sterile frond simple; stipe bases persistent; fertile blade spike-like; vernation not circinnate. Red to brown sand. Stream banks.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Great Victoria Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Mitchell, Shield.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Derby/west Kimberley, Menzies.