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Polystichum vestitum (Prickly Shield Fern)

Synonyms: Aspidium aculeatum var. vestitum; Aspidium asterolepis; Aspidium perelegans; Aspidium pulcherrimum; Aspidium tasmaniae; Aspidium venustum; Aspidium vestitum; Aspidium waikarense; Polypodium vestitum; Polystichum perelegans; Polystichum venustum

Wikipedia Abstract

Polystichum vestitum, commonly known as the Prickly Shield Fern, is a hardy, evergreen or semi-evergreen ground fern.
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Predators

Brachycaudus helichrysi (Leafcurl plum aphid)[1]
Chalastra pellurgata[1]
Ischalis fortinata[1]
Litaculus gillianae[1]
Myzus cerasi (Black cherry aphid)[1]
Rystheus notabilis[1]
Strigops habroptila (Kakapo)[2]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database 2Atkinson, I.A.E.; Merton, D.V. 2006. Habitat and diet of kakapo (Strigops habroptilis) in the Esperance Valley, Fiordland, New Zealand. Notornis 53(1): 37-54
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