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Adiantum aethiopicum (Adiantaceae)

Adiantum aethiopicum (maidenhair fern) is the only member of this genus in Tasmania. It is a moderately common and very distinctive native fern that grows in dry places. It is a small fern with small, wedge- or diamond-shaped leaflets widely spaced on branched, wiry rachises.
 

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