Genus: Polypodium — polypody
The fern genus Polypodium contains two species that occur in New England, one (P. virginianum) developed through hybridization between the other (P. appalachianum) with another species that does not grow in our region (P. sibiricum). Reference: Haufler et al. (1993).
This genus’s species in New England
Visit this genus in the Dichotomous Key