Dennstaedtiaceae Pteridium sp.


Yokut - Fiber, Basketry

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 405

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Scientific name: Pteridium sp.
Common names: Fern
Family: Dennstaedtiaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Yokut
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Basketry
Notes: Roots used to make the black designs on baskets.

RECRD: 6815 id: 31551