Ceratopteris thalictroides (L.) Brongn.
Bull.Sci.Soc.Philom.Paris 186 (1822)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Mixed (Native in Part of Range, Naturalised Elsewhere)
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 15 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), to 0.4 m high, amphibious or aquatic; fronds succulent, 1-4-pinnate; sporangia in 2 rows, not in sori. Fl. Mar to Aug or Oct. In or near creeks or swamps, in pools or on wet rock ledges of waterfalls.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.