Long Felt Fern (species: Pyrrosia longifolia) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pyrrosia longifolia
Long Felt Fern

©Anne Hoggett: Pyrrosia longifoliaat Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Pyrrosia longifolia at Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Pyrrosia longifolia at Lizard Island. Note long creeping rhizomes at bottom left.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Pteridophyta
Class Polypodiopsida
Order Polypodiales
Family Polypodiaceae
Genus Pyrrosia
Species Pyrrosia longifolia



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.