Genus: Platycerium Desv.

Family: Polypodiaceae
Genus number: 9508
Last updated: 17-Sep-1996
Accession Count: 15 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Hennipman, E. & M. C. Roos. 1982. A monograph of the fern genus Platycerium (Polypodiaceae). Verh. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk., Sect. 2 80:1-126.
  2. Hoshizaki, B. J. 1972. Mophology and phylogeny of Platycerium species. Biotropica 4:93-117.
  3. Kreier, H.-P. & H. Schneider. 2006. Phylogeny and biogeography of the staghorn fern genus Platycerium (Polypodiaceae, Polypodiidae). Amer. J. Bot. 93:217-225.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 7 August 2020.