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Taxon: Adiantum macrophyllum Sw.

 
Genus: Adiantum
Family: Pteridaceae
Nomen number: 404142
Place of publication: Prodr. 135. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Aug-2006
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Trinidad and Tobago
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Hoshizaki, B. J. 1970. The genus Adiantum in cultivation (Polypodiaceae) (Baileya) 17:127.
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Lellinger, D. B. 1989. The ferns and fern-allies of Costa Rica, Panama, and the Chocó (Part 1: Psilotaceae through Dicksoniaceae) (Pteridologia) 2A:150.
  6. Mickel, J. T. & A. R. Smith The pteridophytes of Mexico. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 88:1-1054. 2004 (Ferns Mexico) 32.
  7. Mickel, J. T. & J. M. Beitel 1988. Pteridophyte Flora of Oaxaca, Mexico Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46:25.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Proctor, G. R. Ferns of Jamaica. A guide to the pteridophytes. 1985 (Ferns Jam)
  10. Tryon, R. M. & R. G. Stolze 1989. Part II. (13. Pteridaceae - 15. Dennstaedtiaceae) (Ferns Peru) 22:70.

Check other web resources for Adiantum macrophyllum Sw. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=404142. Accessed 13 November 2018.