Scientific Name:
Notogrammitis Parris, New Zealand J. Bot. 50: 465 (2012)
From the Greek noto (southern) and Grammitis, a reference to the southern distribution of members of this genus that were formerly included in Grammitis.
Vernacular Name(s):
finger ferns; strap ferns
Indigenous (Non-endemic)
Number of species in New Zealand within Notogrammitis Parris
Indigenous (Endemic)4
Indigenous (Non-endemic)7
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