Polystichum acrostichoides

Family:Dryopteridaceae
Species:Polystichum acrostichoides (Michx.) Schott
Common Name:Christmas fern
Habitat:A common mesic hardwood forest understory species in the parts of New York that have richer soils. In the more acidic as well as the more northern parts of New York, it becomes less common and more restricted to rich and rocky soils.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Fern
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, UPL (NWI), FAC (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Pteridophyta - Ferns
Class Filicopsida
Sub Class Polypodiidae
Order Polypodiales
FamilyDryopteridaceae
Genus Polystichum
Species Polystichum acrostichoides (Michx.) Schott - Christmas fern

Citation

Citation Polystichum acrostichoides (Michaux) Schott, Gen. Fil. plate 9. 1834.
Basionym: Nephrodium acrostichoides Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 267. 1803
Type: Pensylvania, Carolina et Tennassée, without data, Michaux s.n. (holotype: P).

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1989 NYS    
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Allegany  NYFA_1990    
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Bronx1935 BKL
BKL00028997
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1899 BKL
BKL00028980
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1888 BKL
BKL00028991
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1895 BKL
BKL00091238
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome  NYFA_1990    
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Cayuga2005 STERL    
Cayuga  NYFA_1990    
Chautauqua1993 NYS    
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990    
Chemung  NYFA_1990    
Chenango  NYFA_1990    
Clinton1931 NYS    
Clinton1951 NYS    
Clinton  NYFA_1990    
Clinton1949 NYS    
Columbia  NYFA_1990    
Columbia1990 NYS    
Columbia1990 CONN    
Cortland1984 CONN    
Cortland  NYFA_1990    
Delaware  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess1909 BKL
BKL00028979
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Essex1931 NYS    
Essex  NYFA_1990    
Essex1922 NYS    
Essex1958 NYS    
Franklin1951 NYS    
Franklin  NYFA_1990    
Franklin1966 NYS    
Fulton  NYFA_1990    
Genesee  NYFA_1990    
Greene  NYFA_1990    
Greene1932 BKL
BKL00028981
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton  NYFA_1990    
Hamilton1966 NYS    
Hamilton1926 NYS    
Hamilton1950 NYS    
Herkimer  NYFA_1990    
Herkimer1904 BKL
BKL00028965
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Jefferson1992 NYS    
Jefferson  NYFA_1990    
Kings  NYFA_1990    
Kings1866 BKL
BKL00027397
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL
BKL00027374
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1858 BKL
BKL00091237
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1866 BKL
BKL00028962
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis1949 NYS    
Lewis  NYFA_1990    
Lewis1922 NYS    
Livingston  NYFA_1990    
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe  NYFA_1990    
Montgomery  NYFA_1990    
Nassau  NYFA_1990    
Nassau1977 BKL
BKL00028989
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1931 BKL
BKL00027382
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1898 BKL
BKL00027400
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2006 BKL
BKL00076210
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  BKL
BKL00028983
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1896 BKL
BKL00027373
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  NYFA_1990    
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Ontario  NYFA_1990    
Orange  NYFA_1990    
Orange1990 NYS    
Orange2007 BKL
BKL00086068
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00027376
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00027375
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00027377
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2007 BKL
BKL00086064
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1986 BKL
BKL00028964
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1986 BKL
BKL00028984
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1893 BKL
BKL00028992
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1979 BKL
BKL00028998
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2004 BKL
BKL00033717
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1979 BKL
BKL00086378
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2009 BKL
BKL00095197
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1965 BKL
BKL00028990
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans  NYFA_1990    
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10308
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1968 RCFS
accession # 10309
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1973 RCFS
accession # 10310
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1971 RCFS
accession # 10311
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10878
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego1902 BKL
BKL00091240
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Otsego  NYFA_1990    
Otsego1902 BKL
BKL00028967
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam2007 BKL
BKL00086601
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam  NYFA_1990    
Queens  NYFA_1990    
Queens1910 BKL
BKL00027378
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1886 BKL
BKL00027393
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1913 BKL
BKL00027394
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1867 BKL
BKL00027401
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1925 BKL
BKL00027385
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1888 BKL
BKL00027384
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1889 BKL
BKL00027392
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1913 BKL
BKL00027395
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00027399
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1899 BKL
BKL00027380
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990    
Rensselaer1999 NYS    
Rensselaer1998 NYS    
Rensselaer1997 NYS    
Rensselaer1996 NYS    
Richmond  NYFA_1990    
Richmond1910 BKL
BKL00028968
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1996 BKL
BKL00028977
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1998 BKL
BKL00028978
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1905 BKL
BKL00028975
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL
BKL00028972
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1895 BKL
BKL00028976
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland  NYFA_1990    
Rockland1990 NYS    
Saratoga  NYFA_1990    
Schenectady  NYFA_1990    
Schoharie  NYFA_1990    
Schoharie2000 BKL
BKL00029562
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Schuyler  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1992 NYS    
St. Lawrence1935 NYS    
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1914 BKL
BKL00028970
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben  NYFA_1990    
Steuben1889 BKL
BKL00028994
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1886 BKL
BKL00027402
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1941 BKL
BKL00027381
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00028995
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1925 BKL
BKL00027386
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1930 BKL
BKL00027390
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1920 BKL
BKL00027387
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00028986
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00028996
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1940 BKL
BKL00027389
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1892 BKL
BKL00027396
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1961 BKL
BKL00080617
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1990 NYS    
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1974 NYS    
Suffolk1912 BKL
BKL00027391
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1921 BKL
BKL00027388
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1932 BKL
BKL00027379
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1968 BKL
BKL00028985
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990    
Tioga  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins1969 BKL
BKL00028988
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00097998
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00097032
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00095293
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00097461
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00094720
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00101644
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00093922
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1918 BKL
BKL00028973
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00098407
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00097808
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00095250
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00095619
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00097850
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Warren1973 NYS    
Warren1935 NYS    
Warren  NYFA_1990    
Washington  NYFA_1990    
Washington1893 BKL
BKL00028971
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wayne  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1937 NY
Barcode ID: 149437
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1910 BKL
BKL00027398
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1887 BKL
BKL00028974
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester2001 BKL
BKL00019805
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1910 BKL
BKL00028963
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1981 BKL
BKL00028969
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1936 BKL
BKL00028987
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester2011 BKL
BKL00100754
Herbarium Name Used: Polystichum acrostichoides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming  NYFA_1990    
Yates  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Nephrodium acrostichoides Nephrodium acrostichoides Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 267. 1803.