Pecluma sicca is a species of herb in the family Polypody. It is native to São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Paraná, Mata Atlântica, Santa Catarina, and Minas Gerais. It is a photoautotroph.
Definition: Non-woody plants growing attached to external support without contact to the ground. Non-woody hemiepiphytes either germinate on other plants and then establish roots in the ground, or germinate on the ground and later disconnect from the soil