This species belongs to a clade of small, 1-pinnate taxa and corresponds to part of the artificial genus Trichipteris. These plants formed a significant colony along a small slow-flowing stream along with Parapolystichum effusum ssp. divergens and Metaxya rostrata.


Collection Data (W. Testo 1006)

Classification & Common Names

General Collection Data
  • Date: 31-01-2016
  • Primary Collector & #: W. Testo 1006
  • Collection Party: W. L. Testo, C. A. Lopez
  • Det. History: W. Testo, January 2016
  • Habitat: Deciduous forest
  • Habit: Tree fern
  • Specimen Locations: AAU, NY, PMA, VT
Additional Comments

Collection Location