Dicranopteris linearis (Burm.f.) Underw.
Bull.Torrey Bot.Club 34:250 (1907)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 20 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 1-2 m high, blade 2-3 times pseudo-dichotomously branched; sori circular, in 2 rows, 1 each side of pinna midrib. Fl. Jun to Aug. Peaty sand. Amongst rocks in gorges, on cliff faces, in vine thickets.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.