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Phegopteris (Beechfern) is a genus of herb in the family Thelypteridaceae. This genus is extinct. They are native to Greenland, Canada, Alaska, Saint-Pierre Et Miquelon, and The Contiguous United States. They have alternation of generations.

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  • Definition: A taxon is Extinct when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. A \r\ntaxon is presumed Extinct when exhaustive surveys in known and/or expected habitat, \r\nat appropriate times (diurnal, seasonal, annual), throughout its historic range have failed \r\nto record an individual. Surveys should be over a time frame appropriate to the taxon’s \r\nlife cycle and life form.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of beechfern. View this species on GBIF