Asplenium congestum

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Asplenium congestum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Polypodiopsida/Pteridopsida
Order: Polypodiales
Family: Aspleniaceae
Genus: Asplenium
Species: A. congestum
Binomial name
Asplenium congestum

Asplenium congestum is a species of fern in the Aspleniaceae family. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss for agriculture.


  1. ^ Navarrete, H. & Pitman, N. 2003. Asplenium congestum. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 20 August 2007.