Woodwardia virginica


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Noun1.Woodwardia virginica - North American fernWoodwardia virginica - North American fern      
chain fern - a fern of the genus Woodwardia having the sori in chainlike rows
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Morton (Thelypteridacaea), and Woodwardia virginica (L.) Smith (Blechnaceae).
Dryopteris cristata and Vaccinium macrocarpon are threatened, while Cypripedium acaule, Glyceria taxa and Woodwardia virginica are of special concern (Table 3).
Woodwardia virginica is also characteristic of these peatlands, often forming a distinct zone in wetter areas.