- World Boreal Forests -

Ferns

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Trees

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Shrubs

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Herbs & Wildflowers

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Graminoids

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Ferns

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Aquatic Plants

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Moss & Lichens

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Mushrooms

This subsection contains a list of ferns found within the boreal ecoregions of Canada, Alaska, Siberia, Scandinavia & Iceland.

Cystopteridaceae - Cystopterid Family

Gymnocarpium dryopteris - Oak Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Dennstaedtiaceae - Bracken Family

Pteridium aquilinum - Bracken Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world except the Northern Canadian Shield, & Northwest Territories Taiga, and Yukon Interio Dry Forests.

Dryopteridaceae - Wood Fern Family

Athyrium

Athyrium filix-femina - Lady Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Dryopteris

Dryopteris dilatata - Broad Buckler Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world except the Northern Canadian Shield Taiga.

Equisetaceae - Horsetail Family

Equisetum arvense - Field Horsetail

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Equisetum sylvaticum - Woodland Horsetail

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Equisetum pratense - Meadow Horsetail

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Lycopodiaceae - Lycopod Family

Lycopodium annotinum - Stiff Clubmoss

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Lycopodium obscurum - Ground Pine

Newfoundland Highland, Eastern, Central, & Midwestern Canadian Shield Forests. Southern Hudson Bay Taiga. Eastern Forests-Boreal Transition, Great Lakes, Acadian Forests. Northern Cordillera, Cook Inlet, & Copper Plateau Taiga. Kamchatka-Kurile Meadows and Spare Forests, Sakhalin Island, & Okhotsk Manchuurian Taiga. Sparsely In Siberian Taiga.

Lycopodium clavatum - Running Clubmoss

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).

Lycopodium complanatum - Ground Cedar

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution). Sparsely in Northeast Siberian Taiga.

Onocleaceae - Sensitive Fern Family

Onoclea sensibilis - Sensitive Fern

Newfoundland Highland, Eastern Canadian, Boreal Traisition, Acadian, & Great Lakes Forest. Eastern, Central, Midwestern Canadian Shield, & Southern Hudson Bay Taiga.

Ophioglossaceae - Adder's Tongue Family

Botrychium virginianum - Rattlesnake Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world except the Northern Canadian Shield, & Northwest Territories Taiga, and Yukon Interio Dry Forests. Sparsely in Northeast Siberian Taiga.

Osmundaceae - Royal Fern Family

Osmunda claytoniana - Interrupted Fern

Newfoundland Highland, Eastern Canadian, Boreal Traisition, Acadian, & Great Lakes Forest. Eastern, Central, Midwestern, Northern Canadian Shield, & Southern Hudson Bay Taiga.

Polypodiaceae - Common Fern Family

Polypodium vulgare - Common Polypody

Scandinavian, & Russian Taiga.

Thelypteridaceae - Marsh Fern Family

Phegopteris connectilis - Northern Beech Fern

Present in every Boreal Forest around the world (Holarctic Distribution).