Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15401 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Dryopteris marginalis (L.) A. Gray
Common name   marginal woodfern
Gwendolyn L. Davis   124  
Coll. Date 28 September 2009 
United States
Locality Sudbury vicinity, Wayside Inn District along US Highway 20 (Boston Post Rd), woods along Wayside Inn Rd.
     Elev.: 308 ft. (94 m.)
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 42° 28'  52" N, 71° 28'  52" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Dryopteris marginalis (L.) Gray

Common Name(s): marginal woodfern, woodfern.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=17541, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Pteridophyta
                    Class: Filicopsida
                        Order: Polypodiales
                            Family: Dryopteridaceae
                                Genus: Dryopteris
                                    Species: Dryopteris marginalis


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15398 Acer saccharum      "sugar maple" same section
15403 Betula lenta      "sweet birch" same section
15404 Carya ovalis      "red hickory" same section
15385 Carya ovata      "shagbark hickory" same section
15394 Castanea dentata      "American chestnut" same section
15400 Cornus stricta     same section
15396 Corylus cornuta      "beaked hazelnut" same section
15406 Dennstaedtia punctilobula      "eastern hayscented fern" same section
15383 Fraxinus profunda      "pumpkin ash" same section
15397 Hamamelis virginiana      "American witchhazel" same section
15402 Magnolia virginiana      "sweetbay" same section
15390 Ostrya virginiana      "hophornbeam" same section
15386 Pinus strobus      "eastern white pine" same section
15391 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15392 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15395 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15399 Quercus coccinea      "scarlet oak" same section
15389 Ranunculidae      same section
15384 Ranunculidae      same section
15393 Ranunculidae      same section
15388 Rubus pensilvanicus      "Pennsylvania blackberry" same section
15405 Viburnum acerifolium      "mapleleaf viburnum" same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Guggins Brook (Stream) Middlesex County, MA 547 ft. NE   Hudson 
Inch Brook (Stream) Middlesex County, MA 1002 ft. W   Maynard 
Wright Hill (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 1531 ft. SE 315  Maynard 
Elm Street Playground (Park) Middlesex County, MA 2193 ft. E 223  Maynard 
Citizens Library Association of West Acton (Building) Middlesex County, MA 2573 ft. SE 233  Maynard 
West Acton Post Office (Post Office) Middlesex County, MA 2493 ft. SE 233  Maynard 
West Acton (Populated Place) Middlesex County, MA 2822 ft. SE 243  Maynard 
Gardner Field (Park) Middlesex County, MA 2853 ft. SE 233  Maynard 
Halfmoon Meadow Brook (Stream) Middlesex County, MA 0.7 mi. N   Maynard 
West Acton Baptist Church (Church) Middlesex County, MA 2972 ft. SE 226  Maynard 
Saint Matthews Church (Church) Middlesex County, MA 0.8 mi. N 223  Maynard 
Mount Hope Cemetery (Cemetery) Middlesex County, MA 1 mi. S 210  Maynard 
Digital Heliport - Boxboro (Airport) Middlesex County, MA 1.2 mi. N 236  Maynard 
Saint Elizabeth of Hungary Church (Church) Middlesex County, MA 1 mi. E 246  Maynard 
Heath Hen Meadow Brook (Stream) Middlesex County, MA 1.4 mi. S   Hudson 
Mount Calvary Church (Church) Middlesex County, MA 1.1 mi. SE 230  Maynard 
Raymond J Grey Regional Junior High School (School) Middlesex County, MA 1.2 mi. E 259  Maynard 
Acton-Roxborough Regional High School (School) Middlesex County, MA 1.2 mi. E 243  Maynard 
WHAB-FM (Acton) (Tower) Middlesex County, MA 1.2 mi. E 230  Maynard 
Community Gardens (Park) Middlesex County, MA 1.6 mi. S 240  Maynard 


Taxon Links for species Dryopteris marginalis  (L.) A. Gray

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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