A New Fern

Mike Wilcox has brought my attention to a German paper concerning Dryopteris lacunosa, a new member of the  D. affinis aggregate.  There are a number of records from the British Isles, including one from Dunvegan on Skye.  I await the comments of the fern experts as to whether British pteridology will accept this species……  The paper is available for free download at


2 Responses to “A New Fern”

  1. admin-pteridophyta.de Says:

    Our botanists had biult a little characteristic for the new fern:
    (more pictures following)


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