Asplenium ascensionis

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Asplenium ascensionis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Polypodiopsida/Pteridopsida
(disputed)
Order: Polypodiales
Family: Aspleniaceae
Genus: Asplenium
Species: A. ascensionis
Binomial name
Asplenium ascensionis
S.Watson

Asplenium ascensionis is a species of fern in the Aspleniaceae family. It is endemic to Ascension Island. Its natural habitats are receding due to introduced vegetation. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gray, A. 2003. Asplenium ascensionis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 20 August 2007.