Latin name: Polystichum imbricans (D. Eaton) D.H.
  Wagner ssp. curtum (Ewan) D.H. Wagner
  Pronunciation: pol-ee-STY-kum IM-bri-kans kur-
  tum

  Common name: Cliff sword fern
  Family: Dryopteridaceae (Wood fern)
  Habitat: Rocky slopes, woods, to 5000', Transverse
  and Peninsular Ranges, South Coast

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  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Polystichum
  2) imbricans
 3) curtum
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