• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Samaria gorge
  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Maidenhair fern
Stream ecosystem

Photo of the Maidenhair fern, Adiantum capillus-veneris, by a river, in Samaria gorge, Crete, Greece. This fern has an almost worldwide distribution and grows close to running water, with its fronds arising in clusters from creeping rhizomes.