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A Digital Herbarium

Goniopteris reptans

This species is widespread in the Caribbean but uncommon in Central America and southern Mexico, where it is associated with limestone formations. Plants in this population did not exhibit proliferous leaves, which is typical of Caribbean plants.

Collection Data (W. Testo 1288)


Classification & Common Names
General Collection Data
  • Date: 20-03-2017
  • Primary Collector & #: W. Testo 1288
  • Collection Party: WL Testo
  • Det. History: WL Testo, April 2017
  • Habitat: Rock
  • Habit: Lithophyte
  • Specimen Locations: MEXU, NY, VT
Additional Comments

On limestone boulders at mouth of the Lanquin Caves.

Location