Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

Àrea de Botànica, Departament de Biologia, Universitat de les Illes Balears

Cheilanthes acrostica (Balbis) Tod.

Family : SINOPTERIDACEAE

Genus : Cheilanthes

    Province distribution : Alicante. Balearic Islands. Barcelona. Castellón. Gerona. Lérida. Tarragona. Valencia.

    Distribution in the islands : Dragonera. Formentera. Ibiza. Mallorca.

    General distribution : Mediterranean

    Flowering time : February. March. April. May. June.

    Life-forms : Hemicryptophyte.

    Habitat : Rock creviceses.

    IUCN Category : Poco preocupante

    Characteristics : This fern lives in quite hot places without reaching the extremes of Consentinea vellea, but which it can coincide with. It can be recognised because the leaves are divided into small, oval pinnules with a very dark green top; on the underside it may have hair and scales.

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Patrocinador: Fundació Sa Nostra