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Rush quillwort (Isoetes junciformis, sp. nov.), a new pteridophyte from Southern Georgia

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1999
Authors:D. F. Brunton, Britton D. M.
Journal:American Fern Journal
Pagination:187 - 197
Date Published:1999///

A previously undescribed pteridophyte, Isoetes junciformis, is reported from Tift County, Georgia. This new tetraploid appears to be a rare endemic of the upper Coastal Plain region. It is suspected to be an allopolyploid, possibly arising from the hybrid between I. flaccida and I. melanopoda.

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