Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

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

Asplenium majoricum Litard.

Family : ASPLENIACEAE

Genus : Asplenium

    Catalan common name : Falzia.

    Province distribution : Balearic Islands.

    Distribution in the islands : Mallorca.

    General distribution : Mediterranean (Iberico-balearic)

    Life-forms : Hemicryptophyte.

    Habitat : Rock creviceses and walls.

    IUCN Category : Vulnerable

    Characteristics : A fern with fronds reaching to 12 cm in length. Lamina is elliptic to oblonglanceolate (more long than wide) a clear gren in colour (2 pinnae or 2 divisions. Pinnae oblong or in the form of an egg ovate), alternate and pinnules cuniform (wedge shaped with straight edges, convergent on the leaf reverse). Sorus are small and more long than wide with lateral indusium.

    Status : Endèmica (Microareal).

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