The Ferns & Lycophytes of Texas

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Welcome!

This website is the official companion site to the book The Ferns and Lycophytes of Texas by George Diggs, Jr., and Barney Lipscomb (published February 2014 by Botanical Research Institute of Texas Press).

Throughout this site you will find information, plant descriptions, and artwork drawn straight from the book. You will also find additional information derived from the herbarium collections at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, as well as other features created by the botanical staff at BRIT (e.g. the visual key) in collaboration with the book authors.

If you'd like to learn more about BRIT, please visit www.brit.org.

If you'd like to learn more about the BRIT herbarium, please visit their herbarium.