Platycerium andinum


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Noun1.Platycerium andinum - fern of Peru and Bolivia
staghorn fern - any of various tropical ferns of the genus Platycerium having large flat lobed fronds often resembling the antlers of a stag
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Only 18 species of staghorns exist in the world (along with many varieties and hybrids); and just one species, the Platycerium andinum, is native to the Americas, specifically the Amazon-Andes mountain region of Peru and Bolivia.