Rusty Woodsia Woodsia ilvensis (Linnaeus) R. BrownThreatened (MD)  -  S2 (State rare)  

Status:

In Maryland Rusty Woodsia is found only in Allegany and Washington Counties. Less than twenty populations are known and these few popualtions are restricted to shale barrens and outcrops of calcareous shales. Fire suppression and displacement by invasive species threaten Maryland's remaining Rusty Woodsia populations (MD DNR, 2017).

There are 15 records in the project database.

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Rusty Woodsia in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/19/2016). Photo by Ed Boyd. (MBP list)

Rusty Woodsia in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/19/2016). Photo by Ed Boyd. (MBP list)

Rusty Woodsia in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/19/2016). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Rusty Woodsia in Washington Co., Maryland (4/21/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Rusty Woodsia in Washington Co., Maryland (4/21/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Rusty Woodsia in Washington Co., Maryland (4/21/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)


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