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Taxon: Asplenium nidus L.

 
Genus: Asplenium
Family: Aspleniaceae
Nomen number: 5590
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1079. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 14-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Apr-1995
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F (see also under Asplenium australasicum)); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F (see also under Asplenium australasicum))

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania (incl. Pemba, Zanzibar)
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Maldives, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java, Sumatra] Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  3. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. León, B. et al. Los helechos ornamentales en el Perú (The ornamental ferns of Peru). 2012 (Ferns Ornam Peru)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Mickel, J. T. & A. R. Smith The pteridophytes of Mexico. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 88:1-1054. 2004 (Ferns Mexico)
  8. Murakami, N. et al. 1999. Molecular taxonomic study and revision of the three Japanese species of Asplenium sect. Thamnopteris J. Pl. Res. 112:15-25.
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  10. Yatabe, Y. et al. 2009. Patterns of hybrid formation among cryptic species of bird-nest fern, Asplenium nidus complex (Aspleniaceae), in West Malesia Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 160:42-63.

Check other web resources for Asplenium nidus L. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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=5590. Accessed 14 November 2018.