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Taxon: Microsorum punctatum (L.) Copel.

 
Genus: Microsorum
Family: Polypodiaceae
Nomen number: 405260
Place of publication: Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 16:111. 1929
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-1996
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania (incl. Pemba, Zanzibar), Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Cape Province (e.)]
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Yunnan Sheng, Guangdong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: India, [Andaman and Nicobar Islands] Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland]

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Palau
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia, Vanuatu


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Andrew, S. B. Ferns of Queensland (Ferns Queens)
  3. Bosman, M. T. M. 1991. A monograph of the fern genus Microsorum (Polypodiaceae), including an attempt towards a reconstruction of the phylogenetic history of the microsoroids Leiden Bot. Ser. 14:97-100.
  4. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  6. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  7. Editorial Committee of the Flora of Taiwan Flora of Taiwan, ed. 2. (F Taiwan ed2)
  8. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage (Zander ed14)
  9. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  10. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  11. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  12. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  13. Hoshizaki, B. J. & R. C. Moran Fern grower's manual. Revised and expanded edition (Fern Grow Man)
  14. Jardim e Museu Agricola do Ultramar, Portugal Flora da Guine Portuguesa. (F Guine Port)
  15. Johns, R. J. Pteridophytes of Tropical East Africa (Ferns TE Afr)
  16. Nooteboom, H. P. 1997. The microsoroid ferns (Polypodiaceae) (Blumea) 42:353-355.
  17. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  18. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  19. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Microsorum punctatum (L.) Copel. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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=405260. Accessed 24 May 2019.