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Taxon: Adiantum philippense L.

 
Genus: Adiantum
Family: Pteridaceae
Nomen number: 426632
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1094. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Adiantum philippense L., nom. dub.
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 17-Dec-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Cape Verde
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, [Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Hainan Sheng] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland, Western Australia, Northern Territory]

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sinaloa]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Nayarit, Oaxaca]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


References:

  1. Andrew, S. B. 1990. Ferns of Queensland
  2. Arechavaleta, M. et al., eds. 2005. Lista preliminar de especies silvestres de Cabo Verde: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  3. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques & South African National Biodiversity Institute. African flowering plants database (on-line resource). Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  4. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1985-1992. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials (revised edition).
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  7. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  8. Johns, R. J. 1991. Pteridophytes of Tropical East Africa
  9. Lellinger, D. B. 1989. The ferns and fern-allies of Costa Rica, Panama, and the Chocó (Part 1: Psilotaceae through Dicksoniaceae). Pteridologia 2A:149. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  11. Mickel, J. T. & A. R. Smith. 2004. The pteridophytes of Mexico. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 88:1-1054. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  12. Nayar, B. K. & K. K. Geevarghese. 1993. Fern flora of Malabar. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  13. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.
  14. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  15. Stolze, R. G. et al. 1976, 1981. Ferns and fern allies of Guatemala. Fieldiana, Bot. 39:1-130; n.s., 6:1-522. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  16. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa. Note: = Adiantum lunulatum Burm. f.
  17. Verma, S. C. & C. R. Fraser-Jenkins. 2008. Adiantum philippense L., the correct name for A. lunulatum Burm. f., and its subspecies. In: S. C. Verma et al. (eds.), Perspectives in Pteridophytes. 65-92.
  18. Wiersema, J. H. & B. León. World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only].
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Adiantum philippense L. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=426632. Accessed 22 July 2019.