Blechnum patersonii (R.Br.) Mett.

Strap Water-fern

Fil. Hort. Bot. Lips. 64, t. 4 figs 4- 10 (1856) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

EGL, EGU, GipP, HFE, HNF, HSF, OtP, OtR, Strz, VAlp, VRiv, WPro.

2 subspecies; only the typical subspecies present in Victoria. See Blechnum patersonii subsp. patersonii profile for description.

Source: Entwisle, T.J. (1994). Ferns and allied plants (Psilophyta, Lycopodiophyta, Polypodiophyta). In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 2, Ferns and Allied Plants, Conifers and Monocotyledons. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-05-10
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
order Polypodiales
family Blechnaceae
genus Blechnum
Higher taxa
Subordinate taxa

Victoria

Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Blechnum patersonii in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Blechnum patersonii in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Riverina present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Highlands-Far East present native
Victorian Alps present native

State distribution

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State
Queensland
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Victoria
Tasmania