Dicranopteris linearis (Burm.f.) Underw.

Bull.Torrey Bot.Club 34:250 (1907)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

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.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 20 October 1997


IBRA Regions
Central Kimberley, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Berkeley, Keep, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pentecost, Purnululu, South Kimberley Interzone.
IMCRA Regions
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.