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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. Last Changed: 17-Dec-2014
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; 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, Gabon, Zaire
    • 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, Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guangxi, Hainan] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

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

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

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sinaloa]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, 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. Ferns of Queensland. 1990 (Ferns Queens)
  2. Arechavaleta, M. et al., eds. Lista preliminar de especies silvestres de Cabo Verde: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2005 (L Cabo Verde)
  3. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques & South African National Biodiversity Institute African flowering plants database (on-line resource). (L Africa Online)
  4. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials (revised edition). (Wealth India RM ed2)
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  7. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  8. Johns, R. J. Pteridophytes of Tropical East Africa. 1991 (Ferns TE Afr)
  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.
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  11. Mickel, J. T. & A. R. Smith The pteridophytes of Mexico. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 88:1-1054. 2004 (Ferns Mexico)
  12. Nayar, B. K. & K. K. Geevarghese Fern flora of Malabar. (Ferns Malabar)
  13. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  14. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  15. Stolze, R. G. et al. Ferns and fern allies of Guatemala. Fieldiana, Bot. 39:1-130. 1976, n.s., 6:1-522. 1981 (Ferns Guat)
  16. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  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]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=426632. Accessed 15 November 2018.