Asplenium aethiopicum (Burm.f.) Bech.
Forked Spleenwort

Reference
Candollea 6:23 (1935)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 0.1-0.4 m high, fronds 1-2-pinnate, glabrous, coriaceous; sori numerous; indusium present. Fl. Mar. Loam over granite, sandy loam, sandy clay. In rock crevices of rocky outcrops, in niches beneath overhanging rocks.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 22 October 1997
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Distribution

IBRA Regions
Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions
Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
IMCRA Regions
WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Albany, Augusta Margaret River, Busselton, Denmark, Donnybrook-Balingup, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Harvey, Manjimup, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.