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Taxon: Helminthostachys zeylanica (L.) Hook.

 
Genus: Helminthostachys
Family: Ophioglossaceae
Nomen number: 400233
Place of publication: Gen. fil. t. 47. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • flowering fern  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng, Hainan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Assam] Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland]

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: New Caledonia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  4. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  5. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1979. Flora of Thailand. 3:38.

Check other web resources for Helminthostachys zeylanica (L.) Hook. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=400233. Accessed 18 August 2019.