Botrychium boreale

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Botrychium boreale
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Psilotopsida
Order: Ophioglossales
Family: Ophioglossaceae
Genus: Botrychium
Species: B. boreale
Binomial name
Botrychium boreale
(Fr.) Milde

Botrychium crassinervium Rupr. 1858[1]

Botrychium boreale, commonly called northern moonwort, is a species of fern in the family Ophioglossaceae.[2][3] It is short, single leaved rhizome that stands upright.[4]


  1. ^ B. crassinervium Missouri Botanical Garden. 02 Jan 2012
  2. ^ "PLANTS Profile for Botrychium boreale".
  3. ^ Christenhusz, Maarten J. M.; Zhang, Xian-Chun; Schneider, Harald (2011). "A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns" (PDF). Phytotaxa. 19: 7–54. 
  4. ^ Hördur Kristinsson. Flowering Plants and Ferns of Iceland. (ISBN 978-9979-3-3158-2)