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Fee's Lipfern - Cheilanthes feei


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

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General Description
Leaves 4–20 cm long. Leaf blade subtripinnate at the base with 6 to 12 pairs of pinnae; the rachis hairy but without scales. Pinnules oblong to lanceolate, densely white- to brown-villous below (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
Across much of the western third of MT east to Carbon and Stillwater counties; AB, BC south to CA, and Mexico (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 15

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Habitat
Dry crevices of limestone cliff crevices; valleys to alpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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