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Cheilanthes yavapensis T. Reeves ex Windham

Yavapai Lip Fern

Life form2, 3: fern
Habitat: rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: basal
leaf format3: pinnately bipinnatifid
leaf shape3: oblong lanceolate to ovate
leaf surface3: scales and pubescence
Flower color2: no flowers
Flowering period2: non-flowering
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Pteridaceae (brake family)
Synonym(s)1: Cheilanthes yavapensis T.Reeves ex Windham
Status: uncommon
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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