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Laurisylve in the Anaga Massif, Tenerife, Pijara fern (Woodwardia radicans), a very large relict species, with fronds exceeding two metres and giving a luxuriant and tropical appearance to the laurisylve, a primary laurel forest located on the wettest ridges of the Canary Islands, as it is exposed to the full force of the trade winds - El Pijaral Integral Nature Reserve - Anaga Massif - Tenerife - Canary Islands

© Jean-Philippe Delobelle / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5504x8256 pixels (18.3"x27.5" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2022-06-09

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Area / Naturalness / Natural area

Species / Species particularity / Endemic

Individual / Nobody

World sea and ocean / Atlantic Ocean / North Atlantic Ocean / Macaronesia

Flora / Pteridophyte / Fern / Chainfern (Woodwardia sp) / Rooting Chainfern (Woodwardia radicans)

Species / Species particularity / Relictual (species habitat area)

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Natural park


Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Vulnerable (IUCN) VU

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Leaf / Fern leafing

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Biosphere reserve

Area / Forest / Laurel forest

Flora / Laurale / Lauraceae family

Europe / European Union / Spain / Canary Islands archipelago / Tenerife

Ambiance / Humidity

Light effect / Backlighting

Shot / Overview


Space / Sun / Sunbeam

Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Fog

Area / Forest / Virgin forest

Area / Forest / Undergrowth

Europe / European Union / Spain / Canary Islands archipelago / Tenerife / Anaga Rural Park

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Pteridophyta / Cryptogamae / Pteridophyta / Filicopsida / Polypodiales / Blechnaceae / Woodwardia

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