Acrostichum aureum (Golden Leather Fern) is a species of perennial herb in the family Pteridaceae. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to U.S. Virgin Islands, Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii, the contiguous United States, Puerto Rico, Maranhao, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Ceará, Espirito Santo, São Paulo, Rio Grande do Norte, Pará, Minas Gerais, Santa Catarina, Paraná, Sergipe, Mata Atlântica, Paraíba, Alagoas, and Bahia. Golden Leather Fern form mangroves. It is a photoautotroph.
EOL has data for 17 attributes, including: