New York Natural Heritage Program
Curlygrass Fern
Schizaea pusilla Pursh
Ferns

New York State Distribution [-]
In New York this tiny fern is known only from the Montauk area of Suffolk County, Long Island.

Global Distribution [-]
It is rare throughout its range in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick in Canada and in New York, New Jersey, and Delaware in the United States. It is considered exotic in North Carolina.
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• Sensitive species. No site given.