University of South Carolina, A. C. Moore Herbarium
Catalog #: USCH0065680
Secondary Catalog #: 46777
Taxon: Cystopteris tennesseensis Shaver
Family: Dryopteridaceae
Determiner: Pinson, J. N. (s.d.)
Collector: Pinson, J. N.   497   
Date: 1976-09-10
Verbatim Date: 10 Sept. 1976
Locality: United States, South Carolina, Williamsburg County, Lane; sink nearby
33.481557  -79.89017 +-1152m.  WGS84
Location Remarks: Small, circular sink near Lane [33.521431, -79.878920].
Georeference Remarks: As per Geology of the Coastal Plain of SC by C. Wythe Bulletin 867 ( the area near Santee Rd and Martin Luther King Road has sinkholes. USGS soil survey confirms presence of Mingo Shale.
Elevation: 15-25 meters (49-82ft)
Habitat: Ferns growing on Mingo Shale over cave entrance near bottom of 40' deep sink. Substrate identified by Doug Nelson, geologist.
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Record Id: f12b0cf9-fad2-4d55-ab55-4e8861754ecd
Occurrence ID (GUID): 33baf786-3408-4682-b38b-d23d16e26f86
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Dr. Herrick Brown, Curator (
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