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030.0000 Family Pteridaceae E.D.M.Kirchn.; Schul-Bot. 109 (1831) (Pteroideae)
48 genera, ca. 1350 spp. The family has been split extensively in smaller subgroups, but Smith & al. (2006) and PPG-I argue for keeping them together.
Species listed in database: 1374; hybrids: 54
= Acrostichaceae Mett. ex Frank, Syn. Pflanzenkd. (Leunis) ed. 2, 3: 1458 (1877), nom. rej.
= Actiniopteridaceae Pic.Serm., Webbia 17: 5 (1962)
= Adiantaceae Newman, Hist. br. Ferns 5 (1840) nom. cons. over Parkeriaceae (1825)
= Anopteraceae Doweld, Tent. Syst. Pl. Vasc. 51 (2001)
= Antrophyaceae (Link) Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 16: 11 (1978)
= Antrophyoideae Link, Fil. Sp. 140, 3–10 (1841) (Antrophyaceae)
= Ceratopteridaceae Underw., Our nat. Ferns ed. 6: 65, 78 (1900)
= Cheilanthaceae B.K.Nayar, Taxon 19: 233 (1970)
= Cryptogrammaceae Pic.Serm., Webbia 17: 299 (1963)
= Pteridaceae subfam.Cryptogrammoideae S.Linds., Edinburgh J. Bot. 66(2): 358 (2009)
= Hemionitidaceae Pic.Serm., Webbia 21: 487 (1966)
= Negripteridaceae Pic.Serm., Nuov. Giorn. Bot. Ital. ser. 2, 53: 160 (1946)
= Parkeriaceae Hook., Exot. Fl. 2: t. 147 (1825), nom. rej. in favor of Adiantaceae
= Platyzomataceae Nakai, Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. (Tokyo) 29: 4 (1950)
= Pteridaceae Reichenb., Handb. Nat. Pflanzensyst. 138 (1837)
= Sinopteridaceae Koidz., Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 3: 50 (1934)
= Taenitidaceae (C.Presl) Pic.Serm., Webbia 29: 1 (1974)
= Vittariaceae Ching, Sunyatsenia 5: 232 (1940)
030.3005 Genus Pteris L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1073 (1753)
Distribution: Worldwide
Species listed in database: 334; hybrids: 5
= Afropteris Alston, Bol. Soc. Broter. Ser. 2, 30: 5 (1956)
= Anopteris (Prantl) Diels, Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pfl. 1, 4: 288 (1899)
= Campteria C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 146 (1836) (nom. superfl.)
= Copelandiopteris Stone, Webbia 28: 492 (1973)
= Hemipteris Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 6: 38 (1908)
= Heterophlebium Fée, Gen. Fil. 139 (1850-52)
= Heteropteris C.Presl ex Ettingsh., Farnkr. 96 (1865)
= Idiopteris t.G.Walker, Kew Bull. 1957: 431, t. 1 (1958)
= Lathyropteris Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 7: 275 (1907)
= Lemapteris Raf., J. Phys. 89: 262 (1819)
= Litobrochia C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 148 (1836)
= Macropteris Webb & Berthel., Hist. nat. Canar. 39, Phyt 3: 450 (1847)
= Neurocallis Fée, Mém. Foug. 2: 19, 89 (1845) (Schuettpeltz & Pryer 2007)
= Ochropteris J.Sm., J. Bot. (Hook.) 4: 158 (1841) (fide Zhang et al. 2014)
= Parapteris Keyserl., Pol. Cyath. Hb. Bung. 4 (1873)
= Peripteris Raf., Anal. Nat. Tabl. Univ. 205 (1815), Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 268 (1818)
= Phyllitis Raf., Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 4: 195 (1819) (non Hill, nec Moench)
= Platyzoma R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holl. 160 (1810)
= Pteridium Raf., Princ. Somiol. 26 (1814) (non Gled. ex Scop.)
= Pterilis Raf., Med. Fl. 2: 254 (1830) (non Raf. (1819))
= Pteripteris Raf., J. Phys. 99: 262 (1819)
= Pycnodoria C.Presl, Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss. 5(6) (Epim. Bot.): 100 (1851)
= Schizopteris Hillebr.ms. ex Hook. & Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hook. & Baker) ed. 2: 475 (1874)
= Schizostege C.Presl, (1851)
= Schizostege Hillebr., Fl. Haw. 631 (1888)
= Schizostegopsis Copel., (1958)
= Thelypteris Adans., Fam. Pl. 2: 20 (1763)

Search for: Pteris atrovirens-f.-laevicosta

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species :
Pteris actiniopteroides Christ; Bull. Herb. Boiss. 7: 6 (1899)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, SE-Gansu, N-Guangxi, Guizhou, N-Henan, Hubei, S-Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya)
36 CHI 40 IND
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cretica var. melanocaulis Baker, (1888)
species :
Pteris adscensionis (G.Forst.) Sw.; Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 67 (1801)
Distribution: Ascension Isl.
28 ASC
Remarks: sometimes included in P. dentata but kept separate by recent Ascension Island conservation plans
Synonyms: hidden
= Asplenium adscensionis (G.Forst.) Bernh., Schrift. Akad. Erf. 18, f. 8 (1802)
= Lonchitis adscensionis G.Forst., Comm. Soc. Reg. Gött. 9: 72 (1789)
species :
Pteris albersii Hieron.; Engl. Jahrb. 63: 389 (1915)
subspecies :
subsp. albersii
Distribution: Tanzania (Kilimanjaro, Usambara Mts.)
25 TAN
subspecies :
subsp. mufindiensis Verdc.; Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Pterid. 21 (2002)
Distribution: Tanzania
25 TAN
subspecies :
subsp. uaraguessensis Verdc.; Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Pterid. 19 (2002)
Distribution: Kenya
25 KEN
Conservation Status: only known from type
species :
Pteris albertiae Arbeláez; Brittonia 47(2): 178 (1995)
Distribution: Colombia (Boyacá, Norte de Santander)
82 CLM
species :
Pteris altissima Poir.; Lam., Encycl. 5: 722 (1804)
Name: Forest brake
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tabasco, Veracruz); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Amazonas, Antioquia, Caldas, Caquetá, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Nariño, Putumayo, Risaralda, Tolima, Valle); Venezuela (Amazonas, Aragua, Bolívar, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara, Merida, Miranda, Portuguesa, Sucre, Yaracuy, Zulia); Trinidad; Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Beni, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz); Brazil (Acre, Alagoas, Amazonas, Goiás, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Roraima, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Paraguay (Canindeyu); Guatemala; Nevis; Montserrat; Guadeloupe; Dominica; Martinique; St. Vincent; Grenada; Guyana; Surinam; French Guiana; Puerto Rico; Cuba; Hispaniola; Jamaica
79 MEX 80 BLZ COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB DOM GDL GRE HIS JAM MAR MTS PUE STK STV TRT 82 CLM FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA 85 PAR
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia altissima Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia arborescens Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia elata (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia grandis Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 75 (1857)
= Litobrochia intermedia C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia karsteniana Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia kunzeana (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia macroptera (Link) J.Sm., J. Bot. 4: 163 (1841)
= Litobrochia schiedeana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 148 (1836) (nomen)
= Pteris elata J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 63 (1839)
= Pteris elata var. karsteniana Kunze, Linn. 23: 287 (1850)
= Pteris altissima var. karsteniana (Kunze) Hieron., Hedwigia 48: 245 (1909)
= Pteris grandis (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 229 (1858)
= Pteris intermedia (C.Presl) Kaulf., Ettingsh., Farnkr. 101, t. 66, f. 6 (1865)
= Pteris kunzeana J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 62 (1839)
= Pteris lata Kaulf., Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 28 (1833)
= Pteris deflexa var. lata (Kaulf.) Luetzelb., Estud. Bot. Nordéste 3: 249 (1923)
= Pteris macroptera Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 32 (1833)
= Pteris palustris Gaudich., Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 391 (1827)
= Pteris podophylla Kunze, Linn. 9: 75 (1834)
= Pteris protea Liebm., Vid. Selsk. Skr. V, 1: 228 (1849)
= Pteris schiedeana (C.Presl) Ettingsh., Farnkr. 99, t. 66, f. 1 (1865)
= Pteris sterilis C.Presl, Del. Prag. 1: 184 (1822)
species :
Pteris amoena Blume; Enum. Pl. Jav. 210 (1828)
Distribution: Java; Japan (incl. Yakushima Isl.); Tibet; China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, S-Hunan, S-Jiangxi, Yunnan, Hainan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; India (Assam State, Manipur, Meghalaya); Myanmar; Borneo; E-Thailand; Laos; Solomon Isl. (Kolombangara); Vietnam; Philippines
36 CHI TIB 38 JAP NNS TAI 40 IND 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR JAW PHI 43 SOL
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Conservation Status: EN in Japan, IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris biaurita Y.C.Wu, K.K.Wong & Pong, 3: 246, t. 114 (1932), non L. 1753 [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris maclurei Ching, Bull. Dept. Biol. Coll. Sci. Sun Yatsen Univ. no. 6: 28 (1933) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris nakasimae Tagawa, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 7: 84 (1938) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris porphyrophlebia C.Chr. & Ching, Ching, Lingnan Sci. J. 15: 393 (1936) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris purpureorachis Copel., Phil. J. Sci. 12C: 48 (1917) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris tokioi Masam., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 25: 13 (1935)
= Pteris tokioi var. yakusimensis (Tagawa) Sa.Kurata, Hokuriku J. Bot. 6: 10 (1957)
= Pteris yakusimensis Tagawa, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 5: 107 (1936)
species :
Pteris andamanica Fraser-Jenk.; Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 276 (2016)
Distribution: Andaman Isl.
41 AND
species :
Pteris angustata (Fée) C.V.Morton; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 38: 72 (1967)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
84 BRA
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia angustata Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 49, t. 11, f. 1 (1869)
= Pteris paulistana Rosenst., Hedwigia 46: 89 (1906)
species :
Pteris angustipinna Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 4: 203 (1935)
Distribution: Taiwan
38 TAI
Conservation Status: CR in Taiwan
species :
Pteris angustipinnula Ching & S.H.Wu; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 11 (1983)
Distribution: China (SW-Guangxi)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris anopteris Christenh.; The Global Flora, Special edition, part 1(4): 23 (2018), nom. nov.
Distribution: Hispaniola (Haiti)
81 HIS
Synonyms: hidden
= Anopteris intermedia (C.V.Morton) Vaganov & Shmakov, Turczaninowia 13(1): 10 (2010)
= Anopteris hexagona ssp. intermedia C.V.Morton, Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 27: 583 (1957)
species :
Pteris appendiculifera Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. III, 2: 172 (1920)
Distribution: Sumatra
42 SUM
Remarks: provisionally accepted name
species :
Pteris arbelaeziana A.Rojas; Acta Bot. Malac. 42(1): 167 (2017)
Distribution: Costa Rica
80 COS
species :
Pteris arborea L.; Sp. 2: 1073 (1753)
Distribution: Puerto Rico; Jamaica; Hispaniola; Trinidad; Guadeloupe; Dominica; Martinique; St. Lucia; St. Vincent
81 DOM GDL HIS JAM MAR PUE STL STV TRT
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia aculeata (Sw.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1838)
= Litobrochia agardhii Fée, (1866), nom. nud.
= Litobrochia biformis Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 47 (1869)
= Litobrochia brevinervis Fée, Mém. Foug. 11 (Hist. Foug. Ant.): 27, t. 8, f. 2 (1866)
= Litobrochia crassipes Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia lactuca C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia longibrachiata Fée, Mém. Foug. 11 (Hist. Foug. Ant.): 25 (1866)
= Litobrochia varians Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 49, t. 12, f. 2 (1869)
= Polypodium spinosum L., Sp. 2: 1092 (1753)
= Pteris aculeata Sw., Prod. 129 (1788)
= Pteris brevinervis (Fée) Jenman, Ferns Brit. W. Ind. Guiana 125 (1900)
= Pteris lactuca Poir., Encycl. 5: 717 (1804)
= Pteris longibrachiata J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 75 (1839)
= Pteris longibracteata Baker, Syn. 173 (1867) (err. scr.)
= Pteris multiserialis Jenman, Ferns Brit. W. Ind. Guiana 129 (1900)
= Pteris spinosa (L.) Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 301 (1827)
form :
f. regia (Jenman) Proctor; Amer. Fern J. 72(4): 114 (1982)
Distribution: Jamaica
81 JAM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris regia Jenman, Gard. Chr. III, 17: 39 (1895)
species :
Pteris argyraea T.Moore; Gard. Chr. 671 (1959)
Name: Silver brake, Striped brake
Distribution: India (Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka; Sumatra; ?Java
40 IND SRL 42 SUM
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. argentea Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India 111 (1883)
= Pteris confusa T.G.Walker, Kew Bull. 14: 329 (1960) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
species :
Pteris arisanensis Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 6: 102 (1936)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Guangxi, SW-Guizhou, Hainan, Hongkong, Yunnan); Taiwan; Tibet; N-India (Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Myanmar (Kachin, etc.); Vietnam; Bhutan; Nepal; Philippines; Sri Lanka; Thailand
36 CHI TIB 38 TAI 40 BHU IND NEP SRL 41 MYA THA VIE 42 PHI
Remarks: sect. Campteria. According to Fraser-Jenkins (2008 and 2015), Pteris arisanensis is the correct name for Himalayan material previously incorrectly identified as P. linearis Poir. from Africa
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris biaurita var. intermittens C.Chr., Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 26. 312 (1931)
= Pteris linearis var. manipurensis S.R.Ghosh, Pterid. Fl. E. India 338 (2004), nom. inval.
= Pteris pseudoconfusa Sarn.Singh & Panigrahi, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 588 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris vijaynagarense Sarn.Singh & Panigrahi, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 603 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
species :
Pteris armata C.Presl; Reliq. Haenk. 1: 56 (1825)
Distribution: Philippines; Palawan
42 PHI PLW
species :
Pteris aspericaulis Wall. ex J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 22 (1839)
Distribution: China (Guangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan); Tibet; Taiwan; Bhutan; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Jammu & Kashmir); Pakistan; Nepal; Myanmar (Kachin, Chin, etc.); N-Thailand; Vietnam
36 CHI TIB 38 TAI 40 BHU IND NEP PAK 41 MYA THA VIE
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cuspigera (Ching) X.Q.Song, Guihaia 30(4): 452 (2010) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris shimianensis H.S.Kung, Fl. Sichuanica 6: 231 (1988), nom. nov. superfl. for P. aspericaulis var. cuspigera Ching [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris aspericaulis var. cuspigera Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 8 (1983) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris aspericaulis Wall., Num. List no. 107 (1828) (nomen), ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 348 (1914)
= Pteris bomiensis Ching & S.K.Wu, (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris pseudoquadriaurita Khullar, Ill. Fern Fl. W. Himalaya 1: 272 (1994) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. aspericaulis (Wall. ex J.Agardh) Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India 111 (1883)
species :
Pteris assamica Fraser-Jenk. & T.G.Walker; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 118 (2008)
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, West Bengal); Bhutan; SE-Nepal; Bangladesh; ?W-Myanmar; peninsular Malaysia; Thailand; ?China
40 BAN BHU IND NEP 41 THA 42 MLY
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris atrovirens Willd.; Sp. 5: 385 (1810)
Distribution: Guinea-Bissau; Guinea; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Togo; Benin; Nigeria; Gabon; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Uganda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Pemba Isl.; Angola; Seychelles
22 BEN GHA GNB GUI IVO LBR NGA SIE TOG 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI SAO ZAI 24 SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG 29 SEY
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia spinulifera J.Sm., Ferns Brit. For. 193 (1866)
= Pteris atrovirens var. inermis Bonap., Notes Pterid. 14: 229 (1923)
= Pteris spinulifera Schum., Vid. Selsk. Afh. 4: 233 (1827)
form :
f. laevicosta Verdc.; Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Pterid. 13 (2002)
Distribution: Sierra Leone; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Nigeria; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Gabon; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Kenya; Tanzania; Pemba Isl.
22 GHA IVO NGA SIE 23 BIO CAF GAB ZAI 25 KEN TAN
species :
Pteris auquieri Pic.Serm.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Belg. 53(1-2): 219 (1983)
Distribution: Rwanda; Burundi; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Uganda; Tanzania
23 BUR RWA ZAI 25 TAN UGA
species :
Pteris austrotaiwanensis Y.S.Chao; Taiwania 66(3): 307-316 (2021)
Distribution: S-Taiwan
38 TAI
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
species :
Pteris bahamensis (J.Agardh) Fée; Mém. Foug. 5: 125 (1852)
Name: Bahama Ladder Brake
Distribution: USA (S-Florida); Bahamas; Cayman Isl. (Grand Cayman); Cuba
78 USA 81 BAH CAY CUB
Remarks: included by Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017) in P. longifolia
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris diversifolia var. bahamensis J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 6 (1839)
= Pteris longifolia var. bahamensis (J.Agardh) Hieron., Hedwigia 54: 289 (1914)
= Pycnodoria bahamensis (J.Agardh) Small, Ferns S. E. States 100 cum tab., f. 468 (1938)
= Pycnodoria pinetorum Small, Ferns trop. Florida 31, fig. (1918)
species :
Pteris bakeri C.Chr.; Ind. 593 (1906)
Distribution: Colombia (Cesar, Cundinamarca, Norte de Santander); Peru; Bolivia (Cochabamba)
82 CLM 83 BOL PER
Conservation Status: IUCN I
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris decomposita Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hook. & Baker) ed. 2: 479 (1874) (non Gaud (1827))
species :
Pteris baksaensis Ching; Ching & Chu H. Wang, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 9: 348 (1964)
Distribution: China (Hainan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris balansae E.Fourn.; Ann. sc. nat. V, 18: 320 (1873)
Distribution: New Caledonia
60 NWC
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris pancheri Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hook. & Baker) ed. 2: 479 (1874)
= Pteris fournieri C.Chr., Ind. 59 (1906)
= Pteris polymorpha E.Fourn., Ann. sc. nat. V, 18: 320 (1873) (non Poir. (1804))
= Pteris balansae var. polymorpha E.Fourn., (1911)
species :
Pteris bambusoides A.Gepp; Gibbs, Dutch N. W. New Guinea 195 (1917)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya)
42 NWG
species :
Pteris barbigera Ching; Lingnan Sci. J. 15: 395 (1936)
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim); Vietnam
40 IND 41 VIE
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris squamaestipes C.Chr. & Tardieu, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 6: 143, t. 1(1) (1937)
species :
Pteris barklyae (Baker) Mett. ex Kuhn; Fil. Afr. 77 (1868) (barkleyae)
Distribution: Seychelles
29 SEY
Synonyms: hidden
= Afropteris barklyae (Baker) Alston, Bol. Soc. Broter. Ser. 2, 30: 6 (1956)
= Allosorus barklyae (Baker) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl. 2: 806 (1891)
= Cheilanthes barklyae (Baker) Hook., ms.
= Ochropteris barklyae (Baker) Buscal., Malpighia 28: 168 (1917)
= Pellaea barklyae Baker, Syn. 151 (1867)
= Pteris barklyae (Baker) L.Zhang, X.M.Zhou, X.F.Gao, L.B.Zhang, Phytotaxa 174(2): 116-118 (2014), comb. superfl.
species :
Pteris barombiensis Hieron.; Engl. Jahrb. fig. 413 (1915)
Distribution: Cameroon
23 CMN
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris bavazzanoi Pic.Serm.; Webbia 27: 422 (1972 publ. 1973)
Distribution: Tanzania
25 TAN
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris kilimensis Rosenst. ex Bonap., Notes Pterid. 7: 297 (1918), nom. nud.
species :
Pteris bella Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 8: 166 (1939)
Distribution: China (Hainan, Hunan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Thailand (widespread); S-Vietnam; Myanmar (Chin)
36 CHI 38 TAI 41 MYA THA VIE
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris wangiana Ching, Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 2, 1: 311 (1949)
species :
Pteris berteroana J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 66 (1839)
Distribution: Chile (Valparaiso); Juan Fdz. Isl.
85 CLE JNF
Remarks: chilensis agg.
Conservation Status: IUCN V
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia berteroana (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Pteris comans var. berteroana (J.Agardh) Bonap., Notes Pteridol. 7: 355 (1918)
species :
Pteris biaurita L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1076 (1753)
subspecies :
subsp. biaurita
Name: Thinleaf brake
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Jalisco, Mexico State, Nayarit, Oaxaca); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Boyacá, Caquetá, Córdoba, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Meta); Ecuador; Peru; Brazil (Alagoas, Amazonas, Bahia, Ceará, Espirito Santo, Goiás, Maranhão, Minas Gerais, Pará, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Venezuela (Anzoategui, Aragua, Barinas, Carabobo, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara, Merida, Nueva Esparta, Portuguesa, Tachira); Trinidad; Saba; St. Kitts; Montserrat; Guadeloupe; Dominica; Martinique; Guyana; Surinam; French Guiana; Puerto Rico; Virgin Isl. (St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. John); Cuba; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Isla del Coco
79 MEX 80 BLZ COC COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB DOM GDL HIS JAM MAR MTS PUE SAB STK TRT VIR 82 CLM FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria biaurita (L.) Hook., Gen. Fil. t. 65 A (1841)
= Campteria rottleriana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 147 (1836)
= Campteria wightiana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 147 (1836)
= Litobrochia biaurita (L.) J.Sm., Cat. cult. ferns 37 (1857)
= Litobrochia nemoralis J.Sm., Cat. Kew Ferns 4 (1856)
= Litobrochia rottleriana Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia wallichiana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 150 (1836)
= Pteris allosora Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 31 (1833)
= Pteris biaurita var. subpinnatifida Jenman, Bull. Bot. Dept. Jamaica 41: 7 (1893)
= Pteris candifera Zoll., Syst. Verz. 39 (1854)
= Pteris caudata Zoll. & Moritzi, Nat. Geneesk. Arch. 1: 398 (1844)
= Pteris caudiformis Moritzi, Syst. Verz. 118 (1844)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. biaurita (L.) J.Bommer & Christ, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 35, pt. 1: 190 (1896)
= Pteris sulcata Meyen, J. Sm., Bot. Mag. 72, Comp. 24 (1846)
subspecies :
subsp. fornicata Fraser-Jenk.; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 116 (2008)
Distribution: Tibet; China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Sri Lanka; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, ?Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, West Bengal, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Nepal; Bhutan; Bangladesh; Myanmar (Kachin, Chin, etc.); Thailand (widespread); Vietnam; Cambodia; Laos; peninsular Malaysia; Andaman Isl.; Philippines; Palawan; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Sumatra; Moluccas (Seram); Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Timor, Alor); Sulawesi; Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Santa Ysabel, Kolombangara, Makira, Malaita, Kirakira); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland); Australia (NE-Queensland); [Western] Samoa (Aleipata Isl., Savaii, Upolu); American Samoa (Tutuila, Ofu, Ta´u); Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Batiki, Gau, Koro, Ovalau, Taveuni); Rotuma Isl.; Guam; Northern Marianas (Pagan, Anatahan, Alamagan, Maug, Asuncion, Agrigan, Sarigan, Rota Isl.); Palau; Fed. States of Micronesia (Yap, Truk, Moen, Dublon, Tol, Pohnpei, Kosrae); Tonga (Late Isl., ´Eua, Vava´u, Niuafo´ou, Tafahi); Madagascar; Comores (Anjouan, Grande Comore, Mayotte)
29 COM MDG 36 CHI TIB 38 TAI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP SRL 41 AND CBD LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR LSI MLY MOL NWG PHI PLW SUL SUM 43 BIS SOL 50 AUS 60 ASA FIJ ROT SAM TON 62 GUM MIC MRN PLU
Remarks: triploid apomictic Asian subspecies
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cumingii Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 358 (1914)
= Pteris flavicaulis Hayata, J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 80: 443 (1911)
= Pteris pacifica Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 355 (1914)
= Pteris pacifica var. eximia (Rech.) C.Chr., (1931)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. eximia Rech., (1908)
= Pteris pectinata D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 15 (1825) (non Cav. (1802) nec Desv. (1811))
subspecies :
subsp. walkeriana Fraser-Jenk. & Rajkumar; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 115 (2008)
Distribution: China; Tibet; India (Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, ?Bihar, Chhattisgarh, ?Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal); Bhutan; Nepal; Bangladesh; Myanmar; Java; Philippines; Thailand; Laos; Andaman Isl.
36 CHI TIB 40 BAN BHU IND NEP 41 AND LAO MYA THA 42 JAW PHI
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria biaurita var. major Bedd., Suppl. [Handb.] Ferns Brit. India 25 (1892)
species :
Pteris biformis Splitg.; Tijdschr. Nat. Gesch. 7: 422 (1840)
Distribution: Galapagos
83 GAL
species :
Pteris blanchetiana C.Presl ex Ettingsh.; Farnkr. 103, t. 36, f. 7 (1865)
Distribution: Galapagos
83 GAL
species :
Pteris blumeana J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 22 (1839)
Distribution: Solomon Isl. (Kolombangara); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland); Bangladesh; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Myanmar; Philippines; Thailand (widespread); Laos; Cambodia; Vietnam; Java; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal); Moluccas (Seram); Sulawesi; ?China (?Yunnan)
40 BAN IND 41 CBD LAO MYA THA VIE 42 JAW MOL NWG PHI SUL 43 BIS SOL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. blumeana (J.Agardh) C.B.Clarke, Tr. Linn. Soc. II, 1: 466 (1880)
= Pteris normalis Blume, Enum. Pl. Javae 2: 224 (1828), non D. Don 1824.
= Pteris subiriana Piu Das, Phytotaxa 391(4): 247-252 (2019) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2020)
species :
Pteris boliviensis J.Prado & A.R.Sm.; Amer. Fern J. 92(2): 107 (2002)
Distribution: Bolivia (Cochabamba)
83 BOL
species :
Pteris boninensis H.Ohba; Rep. Tohoku Univ. 4, 36: 89 (1971)
Distribution: Bonin Isl. (Keetaajima, Nakohdojima, Chichijima, Minamijima, Anijima, Otohtojima, Nishinoshima, Hahajima, Mukohjima, Imohtojima, Hirashima); Volcano Isl. (Iwojima, Kita-Iwojima, Minami-Iwojima); ?Northern Marianas
38 KZN OGA
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris borneensis Y.S.Chao; Syst. Bot. 42(4): 728 (2017)
Distribution: Borneo (Sabah)
42 BOR
species :
Pteris brasiliensis Raddi; Opusc. sci. Bot. 3: 293 (1819)
Distribution: Brazil (Alagoas, Bahia, Ceará, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Argentina (Chaco, Corrientes, Formosa, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe); Paraguay (Alto Paraguay, Central)
84 BRA 85 ARG PAR
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris denticulata var. brasiliensis (Raddi) Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hooker & Baker) 169 (1867)
species :
Pteris brassii C.Chr.; Brittonia 2: 287 (1937)
Distribution: New Guinea (Papua New Guinea)
42 NWG
species :
Pteris brevis Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 7 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Basilan)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris brooksiana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. II, 23: 19 (1916)
Distribution: Sumatra (Bengkulu Isl.)
42 SUM
species :
Pteris buchananii Baker ap.Sim.; Ferns S. Afr. 111, 112, t. 46 (1892)
Distribution: Ethiopia; Uganda; Kenya; Tanzania; Malawi; Zimbabwe; South Africa (North West, Limpopo, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal, E-Cape Prov., W-Cape Prov.); N-Lesotho
24 ETH 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 MLW ZIM 27 LES SAF
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris subquadripinnata Chiov., Lav. Ist. Bot. Univ. Modena 6: 147 (1935)
species :
Pteris buchtienii Rosenst.; Fedde, Repert. 6: 309 (1909)
Distribution: Bolivia (Beni)
83 BOL
Remarks: Known only from type. Possibly a synonym of P. lechleri
species :
Pteris burtonii Baker; Ann. Bot. 5: 218 (1891)
Distribution: Guinea; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Togo; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Uganda; Burundi; Tanzania (E-Usambara Mts.); Angola
22 GHA GUI IVO LBR NGA SIE TOG 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI SAO ZAI 25 TAN UGA 26 ANG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris aethiopica Christ, J. de Bot. 22: 21 (1909)
= Pteris atrovirens var. cervonii Bonap., Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 388 (1913) (nomen)
= Pteris burtonii var. aethiopica (Christ) Tardieu, Mem. I. F. A. N. 28: 72, fig. 8 (1953)
= Pteris johnstonii Baker, Ann. Bot. 5: 218 (1891)
species :
Pteris cadieri Christ; J. de Bot. 19: 72 (1905)
subspecies :
subsp. cadieri
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, S-Hunan, SW-Jiangsu, W-Jiangxi, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Cambodia; Ryukyu Isl.; Thailand; N-Vietnam; Philippines; Bangladesh
36 CHI 38 NNS TAI 40 BAN 41 CBD THA VIE 42 PHI
Remarks: cadieri agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris dimorpha var. plumbea (Christ) Y.S.Chao, Syst. Study Pteris cadieri complex, Ph. D. thesis. 54 (2009), comb. inval. (ined.).
= Pteris plumbea Christ, Not. syst. 1: 49 (1909)
= Pteris plumbea var. sintenensis Masam., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 28: 237 (1938)
= Pteris ×sintenensis (Masam.) C.M.Kuo, Stud. Ferns Ken-Ting Nation. Park 63 (1986)
subspecies :
subsp. walkeri Fraser-Jenk.; Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 283 (2016)
Distribution: India (Assam State, Manipur, Meghalaya); China
36 CHI 40 IND
species :
Pteris caiyangheensis L.L.Deng; Bull. Bot. Res. Harbin 16(4): 423 (1996)
Distribution: China (Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris calcarea Kurata; J. Geobot. 13: 9 (1964)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
species :
Pteris calocarpa (Copel.) M.G.Price; Kew Bull. 29: 727 (1974 publ. 1975)
Distribution: Philippines (Zamboanga)
42 PHI
Conservation Status: CR in the Philippines
Synonyms: hidden
= Copelandiopteris calocarpa (Copel.) Stone, Webbia 28: 493 (1973)
= Schizostege calocarpa Copel., Phil. J. Sci. 1, Suppl. II: 155, t. 12 (1906)
species :
Pteris camerooniana Kuhn; Fil. Afr. 207 (1868), nom. nov. for P. manniana Mett. ex Kuhn, non P. mannii Baker (1867c)
Distribution: Ivory Coast; Nigeria; Central African Republic; Chad; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Madagascar
22 IVO NGA 23 BIO CAF CMN 24 CHA 29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris bonapartei C.Chr., Cat. Pl. Madag. Pterid. 52 (1932) (nomen), Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 129 (1932)
= Pteris jungneri Brause & Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 63: 388 (1916)
= Pteris manniana Mett. ex Kuhn, Fil. Afr. 84 (1868), nom. illeg., non P. mannii Baker (1867)
= Pteris pellucida Baker, Syn. 154 (1867) (quoad pl. afric.)
= Pteris quadriaurita f. simplex Bonap., Notes Pterid. 5: 70 (1917)
species :
Pteris carsei Braggins & Brownsey; New Zealand J. Bot. 58(3): 214-222 (2020)
Distribution: New Zealand (Three Kings Isl., North Isl.); Kermadec Isl.
51 KER NZL
Remarks: comans agg.
species :
Pteris catoptera Kunze; Linn. 18: 119 (1844)
Distribution: Senegal; Guinea; Sierra Leone; Ivory Coast; Mali; Ghana; Nigeria; Cameroon; Gabon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Ethiopia; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Angola; Zambia; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; South Africa (North West, Limpopo, ?Gauteng, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal, E-Cape Prov.); Eswatini [Swaziland]; Comores; Madagascar; Soqotra; N-Yemen
22 GHA GUI IVO MLI NGA SEN SIE 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN GAB RWA ZAI 24 ETH SOC SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 SAF SWZ 29 COM MDG 35 YEM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris abyssinica Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 63: 404 (1915)
= Pteris kameruniensis Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 63: 393 (1915)
= Pteris quadriaurita ssp. abyssinica (Hieron.) Schelpe, Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 66 (1977)
= Pteris quadriaurita ssp. catoptera (Kunze) Schelpe, Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 66 (1969)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. abyssinica (Hieron.) Pic.Serm., Nuovo Giornale Botanica Italiano, ser. 2 47,1: 17 (1940)
variant :
var. horridula Schelpe; Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 66 (1967)
Distribution: Tanzania; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; South Africa (Gauteng)
25 TAN 26 MLW MOZ ZIM 27 SAF
species :
Pteris changjiangensis X.L.Zheng & F.W.Xing; Ann. Bot. Fenn. 47(2): 156 (2010)
Distribution: China (Hainan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris chiapensis A.R.Sm.; Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. ser. 4, 40: 226 (1975)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Guerrero, Oaxaca)
79 MEX
species :
Pteris chilensis Desv.; Berl. Mag. 5: 325 (1811)
Distribution: Chile (Valparaiso, O´Higgins, Maule, Bio Bio, Araucania, Los Lagos)
85 CLE
Remarks: chilensis agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris fernandeziana Phil., Linn. 29: 105 (1857)
= Pteris tenera Kaulf., Enum. Fil. 191 (1824)
species :
Pteris christensenii Kjellb.; Engl. Jahrb. 66: 60 (1933)
Distribution: Sulawesi
42 SUL
species :
Pteris ciliaris D.C.Eaton; Mem. Amer. Acad. n. s. 8: 203 (1860)
Distribution: Cuba
81 CUB
Remarks: cretica agg.
species :
Pteris clemensiae Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 12C: 47 (1917)
Distribution: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Sumatra
42 BOR SUM
species :
Pteris comans G.Forst.; Prod. 79 (1786)
Name: Netted brake
Distribution: Norfolk Isl.; Fiji (Viti Levu, Gau, Taveuni); Rotuma Isl.; New Caledonia; Tonga (Tongatapu, ´Eua, Vava´u, Niuafo´ou, Tafahi); Cook Isl. (Rarotonga); American Samoa (Manua Isl., Tutuila); [Western] Samoa (Savaii, Upolu); Society Isl. (Tahiti, Bora Bora, Moorea); Marquesas Isl. (Nuku Hiva, Ua Huka, Ua Pou, Hiva Oa, Tahuata, Fatu Hiva); Austral Isl. (Rapa Iti, Tubuai, Raivavae); Vanuatu; Solomon Isl. (Bougainville, Guadalcanal, Kolombangara, Makira, New Georgia, Rendova, Vangunu, Malaita, Nggatokae); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland)
43 BIS SOL 50 NFK 60 ASA FIJ NWC ROT SAM TON VAN 61 AUI COO MRQ SCI
Remarks: comans agg. This species is a complex and contains several undescribed local entities
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia comans (G.Forst.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia endlicheriana (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 134 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia undulata T.Moore, Gard. Chr. 348 (1867)
= Pteris undulata (T.Moore) Regel, Index Seminum [St. Petersburg (Petropolitanus) ] Suppl. 1868: 25 (1869)
= Pteris deplanchei E.Fourn., Ann. sc. nat. V, 18: 322 (1873)
= Pteris endlicheriana J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 66 (1839)
species :
Pteris commutata Kuhn; v. Decken, Reis. 3(3), Bot. 20 (1879)
Distribution: Cameroon; Gabon; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Congo [Brazzaville]; SW-Sudan; Uganda; Tanzania
23 CAF CMN CON GAB ZAI 24 SUD 25 TAN UGA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris grossiloba Christ, Ann. Mus. Congo V, 8: 29 (1909)
= Pteris pseudocretica Bonap., Notes pterid. 14: 313 (1924)
species :
Pteris concinna Heward; Mag. Nat. Hist. II, 2: 461 (1838)
Distribution: Jamaica
81 JAM
Remarks: cretica agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris mutilata var. concinna (Heward) Jenman, Bull. Bot. Dept. Jamaica no. 4: 6 (1893)
species :
Pteris congesta J.Prado; Amer. Fern J. 83(4): 131 (1993), nom. nov.
Distribution: Brazil (Rio de Janeiro)
84 BRA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris gracilis Fée, Gen. 128 (1850-52) (non Michx. (1803))
= Pteris leptophylla var. gracilis (Fée) Baker, Mart., Fl. Bras. 1(2): 413 (1870)
species :
Pteris consanguinea Mett. ex Kuhn; Linn. 36: 89 (1869)
Distribution: Venezuela (Aragua, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara, Miranda, Yaracuy); Colombia (Valle); Bolivia (Cochabamba, La Paz)
82 CLM VEN 83 BOL
species :
Pteris coriacea Desv.; Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 300 (1827)
Distribution: Costa Rica; Colombia (Antioquia); Peru; Ecuador
80 COS 82 CLM 83 ECU PER
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris jamesonii Hook., Sp. 2: 193, t. 133 (1858)
= Pteris coriacea var. jamesonii (Hook.) Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hooker & Baker) 162 (1867)
species :
Pteris crassiuscula Ching & Chu H.Wang; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 8: 166, t. 20(18) (1959)
Distribution: China (Hainan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris cretica L.; Mant. Pl. 130 (1767)
subspecies :
subsp. cretica
Name: Cretan Brake (EN); Kretischer Saumfarn (DE); Helecho temblon, helecho orlado (ES)
Distribution: Spain [I]; Switzerland; France; Channel Isl. [I]; Corsica; Sardinia; Malta; Sicily; Italy; Netherlands [I]; Hungary [I]; England [I]; Algeria; Azores [I] (Sao Miguel Isl. [I], Terceira [I]); Canary Isl. (Gran Canaria); Ethiopia; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Angola; Zambia; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; South Africa (North West, Limpopo, Gauteng, Mpulamanga, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, W-Cape Prov., E-Cape Prov.); Lesotho; Eswatini [Swaziland]; Madagascar; La Réunion; Ascension Isl.; Soqotra; St. Helena; Yemen; Crimea; Georgia [Caucasus]; Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; China (Anhui, Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, SW-Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, S-Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, W-Zhejiang); Taiwan; Tibet; South Korea; Bhutan; Pakistan; India (Jammu & Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Myanmar (Kachin, Chin, etc.); Bangladesh; ?peninsular Malaysia; Nepal; Philippines; Palawan; Sri Lanka; Vietnam; Thailand; ?Guatemala; Honduras; ?El Salvador; ?Nicaragua; ?Costa Rica; ?Panama; ?Peru; ?Argentina (?Buenos Aires, ?Corrientes, ?Entre Rios, ?Jujuy, ?Misiones, ?Salta, ?Tierra del Fuego, ?Tucuman); ?Jamaica; Colombia [I]; ?Brazil; Hawaii (Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, Hawaii Isl.); New Zealand [I]; Australia [I] (New South Wales [I]); USA [I] (California [I], Florida [I], Louisiana [I], Maryland [I])
10 grb 11 hun net SWI 12 cis COR FRA SAR spa 13 ITA MLT SIC 14 KRY 20 ALG 21 azo CNY 23 BUR RWA ZAI 24 ETH SOC 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 LES SAF SWZ 28 ASC STH 29 MDG REU 33 GEO 35 YEM 36 CHI TIB 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP PAK SRL 41 MYA THA VIE 42 PHI PLW 50 aus 51 nzl 63 HAW 76 usa 78 usa 80 HON 82 clm
Remarks: cretica agg. Distribution of ssp. cretica and ssp. laeta not always known
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris confertinervia Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 4 (1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins (2008) and Knapp (Ferns of Taiwan, 2011 ff.))
= Pteris contracta Link, Fil. Sp. 53 (1841)
= Pteris cretica var. alternata Chiov., Lavori dell’Istituto Botanico, Università di Modena 6,I/XI: 146 (1935)
= Pteris cretica var. americana J.Agardh, Recens. Spec. Pter. 9 (1839)
= Pteris cretica var. balansae Rakotondr., The natural history of Madagascar: 310 (2003), nom. nud.
= Pteris cretica var. intermedia (Christ) C.Chr., Act. Hort. Gothob. 1: 96 (1924)
= Pteris cretica var. nervosa (Thunb.) Ching & S.H.Wu, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 28 (1990) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
= Pteris cretica var. plurilobata Bonap., Notes Pterid. 14: 311 (1923)
= Pteris dangiana X.Y.Wang & P.S.Wang, Pterid. Fl. Guizhou, 581–582 (2001)
= Pteris emergens Link, Fil. Sp. 52 (1841)
= Pteris heptaphyllos Poir., Encycl. 5: 714 (1804)
= Pteris intermedia Christ, Matthew, J. Linn. Soc. 89: 389 (1911)
= Pteris lomarioides Colenso, Tr. New Zeal. Inst. 13: 380 (1881)
= Pteris nervosa Thunb., Fl. Jap. 332 (1784), et Linn. Syst. Veg. ed. 14: 930 (1784)
= Pteris oligophylla Viv., Ann. Bot. 1(2): 189 (1804)
= Pteris pentaphylla Willd., Sp. 5: 362 (1810)
= Pteris pseudodactylina Ching & S.K.Wu, C. Y. Wu, Fl. Xizangica 1: 66 (1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris semiserrata Forssk., Fl. Aeg.-Arab. 186 (1775), non Roxb.
= Pteris serraria Sw., Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 65 (1801)
= Pteris serrulata var. intermedia Christ, Baroni & Christ, Nuov. Giorn. Bot. Ital. n. s. 4(1): 89 (1897)
= Pteris sichuanensis H.S.Kung, Acta Bot. Yunnan. 4(4): 337-338, f. 1: 1-2 (1982)
= Pteris taeniosa J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841)
= Pteris trifoliata Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 114 (1857)
= Pteris triphylla M.Martens & Galeotti, Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 15: 51 (1842) (non J. Agardh (1839))
= Pteris wallichiana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 290 (1836) (nomen)
= Pteris xichouensis W.M.Chu & Z.R.He, Acta Bot. Yunnan. 22(3): 257 (2000)
= Pycnodoria cretica (L.) Small, Ferns Florida 91 cum tab. (1932)
subspecies :
subsp. laeta (Ettingsh.) Fraser-Jenk.; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 100 (2008)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan); Tibet; Japan; Taiwan; Azerbaijan (Talysh); Pakistan; Bhutan; Cambodia; India (Jammu & Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Sri Lanka; Laos; Nepal; Vietnam; Myanmar; Philippines; Sulawesi; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Timor); New Guinea (Papua New Guinea); E-Turkey (Anatolia); W-Iran; E-Afghanistan
33 AZE 34 AFG IRN TUR 36 CHI TIB 38 JAP TAI 40 BHU IND NEP PAK SRL 41 CBD LAO MYA VIE 42 LSI NWG PHI SUL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cretica var. cartilagidens Christ, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 52(Mem. 1): 56 (1905)
= Pteris cretica var. laeta (Wall. ex Ettingsh.) C.Chr. & Tardieu, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 6: 137 (1937)
= Pteris cretica var. latifolia J.Agardh, Recens. Spec. Gen. Pterid. 9 (1839)
= Pteris cretica var. rosthornii Diels, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 29(2): 202 (1900)
= Pteris laeta Wall., Num. List no. 95 (1828) ex Ettingsh., Farnkr. Jetztw. 96, t. 57, f. 8-11, t. 58, f. 4, 12.: 75 (1865)
= Pteris mysorensis Fée, Mém. Foug. 10: 16, t. 32, f. 2 (1865)
= Pteris plumbea Y.C.Wu, K.K.Wong & Pong, 3: 230, t. 106 (1932) (non Christ 1909)
= Pteris prainii S.R.Ghosh, J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 3: 591, t. 1 (1982) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
species :
Pteris croesus Bory; Voy. 2: 192 (1804)
Distribution: La Réunion
29 REU
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nigrescens Poir., Encycl. suppl. 4: 607 (1816)
species :
Pteris cryptogrammoides Ching; Fl. Fujianica 1: 597 (1982), et Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 7 (1983)
Distribution: China (Fujian)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris dactylina Hook.; Sp. Fil. 2: 160, t. 130 A (1858)
Distribution: China (Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Tibet; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, ?West Bengal); Nepal; Bhutan; Sulawesi; Myanmar
36 CHI TIB 38 TAI 40 BHU IND NEP 41 MYA 42 SUL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris gracillima Ching & S.K.Wu, C. Y. Wu, Fl. Xizangica 1: 65, t. 16, f. 7-8 (1983), non Rosenst. 1911
species :
Pteris daguensis (Hieron.) Lellinger; Fern Gaz. 11: 108 (1975), et Amer. Fern J. 67(2): 59 (1977)
Distribution: Colombia (Chocó, Valle)
82 CLM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris orizabae var. daguensis Hieron., Bot. Jahrb. 34: 495 (1904)
species :
Pteris dalhousiae Hook.; Sp. 2: 170, t. 121 (1858)
Distribution: peninsular Malaysia (Penang, Johor); Sumatra; W-Java; Thailand (S-Thailand, peninsular Thailand); Cambodia
41 CBD THA 42 JAW MLY SUM
species :
Pteris dataensis Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 7 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris dayakorum Bonap.; Notes pterid. 7, 401 (1918)
Distribution: Borneo
42 BOR
species :
Pteris decrescens Christ; Bull. Ac. Géogr. Bot. Mans 244 (1906)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Yunnan); Cambodia; Vietnam; Thailand (widespread); peninsular Malaysia
36 CHI 41 CBD THA VIE 42 MLY
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris hossei Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 325-375 (1914)
= Pteris depauperata (Bedd.) S.R.Ghosh, Pterid. Fl. E. India 342 (2004) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris quadriaurita var. depauperata Bedd., Suppl. Ferns British India 24 (1892) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
variant :
var. parviloba (Christ) C.Chr. & Tardieu; Notul. Syst. (Paris) 6: 137 (1937)
Distribution: China (Guangxi); N-Vietnam
36 CHI 41 VIE
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris parviloba (Christ) Christ, Bull. Ac. Géogr. Bot. Mans 149 (1907)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. parviloba Christ
species :
Pteris decurrens C.Presl; Del. Prag. 1: 183 (1822)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Venezuela (Carabobo, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara); Peru; Ecuador; Colombia (Antioquia, Meta, Nariño, Valle)
82 CLM VEN 83 ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia decurrens (C.Presl) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris appendiculata Kaulf., Enum. Fil. 187 (1824)
= Pteris horizontalis (Fée) Rosenst., (1913)
= Litobrochia horizontalis Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 48, t. 12, f. 1 (1869)
species :
Pteris deflexa Link; Hort. Berol. 2: 30 (1833)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Argentina (Jujuy, Misiones, Salta, Tucuman); Paraguay (Alto Paraná, Amambay, Caazapa, Canindeyu, Cordillera, Guaira, Paraguari); Uruguay (Cerro Largo, Durazno, Montevideo, Rivera, Tacuarembo, Trenta y Tres); Venezuela (Aragua, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara, Merida, Miranda, Portuguesa, Tachira, Trujillo); Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Nariño, Quindío, Risaralda, Tolima); Ecuador; Guyana; Surinam; French Guiana; Peru; Bolivia (Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz, Tarija); Puerto Rico
81 PUE 82 CLM FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA 85 ARG PAR URU
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris rostrata Fée, Mém. Foug. 10: 16, t. 33, f. 1 (1865)
= Pteris laeta Kaulf., C. Presl, Tent. Pterid. 145 (1836)
= Pteris platychlamys Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 2: 25 (1872)
= Pteris gaudichaudii J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 42 (1839)
= Pteris polita Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 30 (1833)
species :
Pteris deltea J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 33 (1839)
Distribution: Society Isl. (Tahiti)
61 SCI
species :
Pteris deltodon Baker; J. Bot. 226 (1888)
Distribution: China (SW-Guangxi, Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Ryukyu Isl.; Laos; Vietnam
36 CHI 38 NNS TAI 41 LAO VIE
Conservation Status: Vulnerable (Japan)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nana Christ, C. Chr., Ind. 603 (1906)
= Pteris trifoliata Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. 7: 7 (1899) (non Fée (1857))
= Pteris sanduensis X.Y.Wang & P.S.Wang, Pterid. Fl. Guizhou, 598–599 (2001)
variant :
var. monstrosa P.S.Wang & Jun H.Zhao; Acta Bot. Boreal.-Occid. Sin. 31(6): 1265 (2011)
Distribution: China (Guizhou)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris deltoidea Copel.; Philipp. J. Sci., Bot.6: 85 (1911)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea)
42 NWG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris glabella Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 9: 423 (1911)
species :
Pteris dentata Forssk.; Fl. Aeg.-Arab. 186 (1775)
Name: Toothed brake
Distribution: Morocco; Cape Verde Isl.; Ghana; Cameroon; ?Congo; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Sudan; Ethiopia; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; E-D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Kenya; Tanzania; Angola; Zambia; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; South Africa (North West, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal, W-Cape Prov., E-Cape Prov., ?Free State); Lesotho; Eswatini [Swaziland]; Madagascar; Mauritius; La Réunion; Rodrigues; St. Helena; East Aegaean Isl.; Lebanon; Iran; Saudi Arabia; N-Yemen; S-Yemen; New Zealand [I]
20 MOR 21 CVI 22 GHA 23 BIO BUR CMN PRI RWA SAO ZAI 24 ETH SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 LES SAF SWZ 28 STH 29 MAU MDG REU ROD 34 EAI IRN LEB 35 SAU YEM 51 nzl
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris arguta Aiton, Hort. Kew 3: 458. (1778), nom. illeg.
= Pteris arguta f. major Mett. ex Kuhn, Fil. afr.: 76, 77 (1868)
= Pteris arguta f. minor Mett. ex Kuhn, Fil. afr.: 77 (Oct. 1868)
= Pteris arguta var. flabellata (Thunb.) Mett. ex Kuhn, Fil. afr.: 76 (1868)
= Pteris cordemoyi C.Chr., Ind. 595 (1906), nom. nov. for Pteris straminea Cordem.
= Pteris dentata ssp. flabellata (Thunb.) Runemark, Bot. Notis. 115: 190 (1962)
= Pteris dentata var. oligodictya (Baker) Tardieu, Fl. Madag. Comores, 5e Fam.: 92, fig. 14, t. 7, 8 (1958)
= Pteris elegans Jacq., Fragm. 74, t. 116 (1809)
= Pteris flabellata Thunb., Prod. Fl. Cap. 172 (1800)
= Pteris flabellata var. ascensionis (Sw.) Hook., Species filicum 2,7/8: 185 (1858)
= Pteris flaccida Fée, Gen. 126 (1850-52)
= Pteris oligodictyon Baker, J. Bot. 328 (1880)
= Pteris semiserrata Roxb., Beats., St. Helena 319 (1816) (non Forssk. (1775))
= Pteris serrulata Forssk., Fl. Aeg.-Arab. 187 (1775)
= Pteris straminea Cordem., Bull. Soc. Sc. Arts La Réunion 1890-91 (non Mett. (1874))
species :
Pteris denticulata Sw.; Prod. 129 (1788)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Ceará, Espirito Santo, Maranhão, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Pará, Pernambuco, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Guyana; Bolivia (Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz, Tarija); Venezuela (Bolívar); Argentina (Chaco, Corrientes, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe); Paraguay (Alto Paraguay, Caazapa, Canindeyu, Central, Cordillera, Paraguari); ?Cuba
82 GUY VEN 83 BOL 84 BRA 85 ARG PAR
Remarks: cretica agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia brasiliensis (Raddi) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia denticulata (Sw.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149, t. 5, f. 20 (1836)
= Litobrochia dissimilis Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 2: 31, t. 90 (1872)
= Pteris dissimilis (Fée) Chr., Wettstein 37 (1908)
= Pteris palmata Vell., Fl. flum. 11: t. 87 (1827)
= Pteris quadrifida C.Presl, Del. Prag. 1: 182 (1822)
= Pteris reticulata Desv., Berl. Mag. 5: 324 (1811)
= Pteris salicifolia Schrad., Gött. gel. Anz. 871 (1824)
= Pteris serrata Vell., Fl. flum. 11: t. 82 (1827)
= Pteris stenophylla Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 23 (1833)
= Pteris undulata Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 2: 550 (1902) (non Litobrochia undulata T. Moore)
variant :
var. tristicula (Raddi) J.Prado; Amer. Fern J. 83(4): 131 (1993)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Ceará, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Argentina (Misiones)
84 BRA 85 ARG
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia tristicula (Raddi) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris tristicula Raddi, Opusc. sci. Bot. 3: 293 (1819)
species :
Pteris dimorpha Copel.; Philipp. J. Sci., Bot.8: 282 (1908)
Distribution: SE-China (Fujian, Guangxi, etc.); Taiwan; Vietnam
36 CHI 38 TAI 41 VIE
Remarks: cadieri agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris grevilleana Y.C.Wu, K.K.Wong & Pong, 3: 234, t. 108 (1932) (non Wall.)
= Pteris grevilleana var. diffusa Y.C.Wu, K.K.Wong & Pong, Bull. Dept. Biol.,Coll. of Science, Sun Yatsen Univ. 3: 1-368, t. 110 (1932)
= Pteris cadieri ssp. dimorpha (Copel.) Fraser-Jenk., Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 282 (2016)
variant :
var. metagrevilleana Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou; Phytotaxa 230(2): 136 (2015)
Distribution: Taiwan; N-Borneo
38 TAI 42 BOR
variant :
var. prolongata Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou; Phytotaxa 230(2): 137 (2015)
Distribution: NE-India (Arunachal Pradesh); Bangladesh; SE-China (Fujian, Guangdong); Taiwan
36 CHI 38 TAI 40 BAN IND
species :
Pteris dispar Kunze; Bot. Zeit. (Berlin) 539 (1848)
Distribution: China (S-Anhui, Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hongkong, Hunan, Hubei, S-Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; South Korea (Cheju Isl.); ?Vietnam
36 CHI 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI
Remarks: The type of P. semipinnata is in reality P. dispar. Since P. semipinnata would have priority, Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015) suggest proposal for rejection.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris semipinnata var. dispar (Kunze) Hook. & Baker, Syn. Fil. 157 (1865)
= Pteris taiwaniana Masam. & Suzuki
species :
Pteris dissitifolia Baker; J. Bot. 263 (1890)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Hainan, S-Yunnan); Laos; N-Vietnam
36 CHI 41 LAO VIE
Remarks: possibly a synonym of P. semipinnata but kept separate by Flora of China
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris semipinnata var. dissitifolia (Baker) C.Chr. & Tardieu, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 6: 143 (1937)
species :
Pteris distans J.Sm.; J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris dixitii Fraser-Jenk. & Pariyar; Ferns and Fern-allies of Nepal 1: 329 (2015)
Distribution: China (Yunnan); Myanmar; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, West Bengal)
36 CHI 40 IND 41 MYA
species :
Pteris droogmaniana L.Linden; Sem. Hort. 4: 435 (1900)
Distribution: Congo [Brazzaville]
23 CON
Remarks: provisionally accepted name
species :
Pteris edanyoi Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 8, t. 1(2) (1952) (edanoi auct.)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon); Taiwan
38 TAI 42 PHI
species :
Pteris ekemae Benl; Nova Hedwigia 27,1/2: 147, figs 1, 2 (1976)
Distribution: Cameroon
23 CMN
species :
Pteris ekmanii C.Chr.; Kungl. Svenska Vetens.-akad. Handl. ser. 3, 16(2): 64, t. 15(1-4) (1937)
Distribution: Haiti
81 HIS
species :
Pteris elmeri Christ ex Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 7 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris elongatiloba Bonap.; Notes pterid. 5: 69 (1917)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
variant :
var. remotivenia Bonap.; Notes Pterid. 5: 70 (1917)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris elongatiloba var. erythrorachis Bonap., Notes Pterid. 14: 407, 408 (1923)
= Pteris elongatiloba var. multipinnula C.Chr., Catalogue des plantes de Madagascar. Pteridophyta: 52 (1932), nom. nud., et Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 7: 129, pl. 50, figs 4–6 (1932)
species :
Pteris endoneura M.G.Price; Kew Bull. 29: 727 (1974 publ. 1975)
Distribution: Philippines (Quezon, Western Samar, Camarines Norte)
42 PHI
Conservation Status: EN in the Philippines
Synonyms: hidden
= Copelandiopteris endoneura (M.G.Price) B.C.Stone, Kalikasan 5(3): 330 (1976)
species :
Pteris ensiformis Burm.; Fl. Ind. 230 (1768)
Name: Sword brake fern, Slender brake
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, SW-Guizhou, Hainan, S-Jiangxi, Sichuan, S-Yunnan, S-Zhejiang); Ryukyu Isl.; Taiwan; Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Beqa, Kadavu, Koro, Ovalau, Taveuni); Rotuma Isl.; Fed. States of Micronesia (Yap, Kosrae); Palau (Babeldaob); Guam; New Caledonia; American Samoa (Tutuila, Ofu, Olosega, Ta´u); ?Wallis & Futuna; Tonga (´Eua); Vanuatu; [Western] Samoa (Savaii, Upolu); Marquesas Isl. [I] (Ua Pou [I], Hiva Oa [c]); Sri Lanka; Bhutan; Vietnam; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal); Nepal; Nicobar Isl.; Bangladesh; peninsular Malaysia; Singapore; Philippines; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Lombok, Wetar, Sumbawa, Flores, Alor, Timor); Thailand (widespread); Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Sulawesi; Moluccas (Seram, etc.); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Malaita); Bismarck Arch. (New Britain); Jamaica [I]; Puerto Rico [I]; Cuba [I]; Australia [I] (NE-Queensland [I])
36 CHI 38 NNS TAI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP SRL 41 CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 BOR LSI MLY MOL NWG PHI SNG SUL 43 BIS SOL 50 aus 60 ASA FIJ NWC ROT SAM TON VAN 61 mrq 62 GUM MIC PLU 81 cub jam pue
Remarks: cretica agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Acrostichum trifoliatum Houtt., Pfl. Syst. 13(1): 90, t. 95, f. 3 (1786)
= Phorolobus chinensis Desv., Mém. Soc. Linn. Paris 6: 171, t. 7-8 (1827)
= Pteris attenuata Blume, Enum. Fil. 210 (1828)
= Pteris caudata Lour., Fl. Cochinch. 2: 835 (1790)
= Pteris crenata Sw., Schrad., J. Bot. 1800 (2): 65 (1801)
= Pteris ensiformis var. furcans Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 6 (1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris ensiformis var. rheophila M.Kato, Darnaedi & K.Iwats., J. Fac. Sci. Univ. Tokyo, Sect. 3, Bot. 15(1): 94 (1991)
= Pteris gracilis Roxb., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 508 (1844), non Michx. 1803
= Pteris heterodactyla Reinw., J. Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1851)
= Pteris multidentata Wall., Num. List no. 2681 (1829)
= Pteris prionitis Fée, Gen. 126 (1850-52)
= Pteris serrulata var. obtusata Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 4(7): 612 (1904)
= Pteris stricta Poir., Encycl. 5: 713 (1804)
variant :
var. merrillii (C.Chr. ex Ching) S.H.Wu; Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 39 (1990)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan); Vietnam
36 CHI 41 VIE
Remarks: not in Taiwan
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris merrillii C.Chr. ex Ching, Ching & Chu H. Wang, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 9: 348 (1964)
variant :
var. victoriae Baker; Gard. Chr. III, 7: 576 (1890)
Name: Victorian brake
Distribution: China [I] (Hainan [I]); Philippines [I]; Myanmar [I]; Sri Lanka [I]; India [I]; Australia [I] (Queensland [I]); Guam [I]; Honduras [I]
36 chi 40 ind srl 41 mya 42 phi 50 aus 62 gum 80 hon
Remarks: a garden form probably best treated as convar.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris victoriae hort.Bull., Gard. Chr. III, 9: 676 (1891)
species :
Pteris epaleata D.J.Ohlsen; Muelleria 39: 17-26 (2020)
Distribution: Australia (SE-Queensland, S-Victoria, E-New South Wales, Tasmania, King Isl.); New Zealand (North Isl.)
50 AUS 51 NZL
Remarks: comans agg.
species :
Pteris esquirolii Christ; Not. syst. 1: 50 (1909)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Vietnam
36 CHI 38 TAI 41 VIE
variant :
var. muricatula (Ching) Ching & S.H.Wu; Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 31 (1990)
Distribution: China (Hunan)
36 CHI
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris muricatula Ching, Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 10: 173 (1940)
species :
Pteris exigua O.G.Martínez & J.Prado; Brittonia 63(2): 295 (2011)
Distribution: Argentina (Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman)
85 ARG
species :
Pteris famatinensis de la Sota; Darwiniana 17: 97 (1972)
Distribution: Argentina (La Rioja)
85 ARG
species :
Pteris fauriei Hieron.; Hedwigia 66: 345 (1914)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, S-Hunan, Jiangxi, SE-Yunnan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Japan; South Korea; Ryukyu Isl.; Fed. States of Micronesia (Truk, Dublon); Philippines; Vietnam; Myanmar (Kachin, etc.)
36 CHI 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 41 MYA VIE 42 PHI 62 MIC
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg. Apogamous triploid
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris fauriei var. rigida Hieron., Hedwigia 55: 347 (1914)
= Pteris guizhouensis Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 10 (1983)
= Pteris khasiana ssp. fauriei (Hieron.) Fraser-Jenk., Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 292 (2016)
= Pteris linearis var. fauriei (Hieron.) C.Chr. & Tardieu, Fl. Indo-Chine 7(2): 159 (1939)
= Pteris longipinnula Christ, Bull. Ac. Géogr. Bot. Mans 16(199-200-201): 130-131 (1906) (non Wall. 1828)
= Pteris quadriaurita Hook., Sp. Fil. 2: 179 (1852)
= Pteris rigidula Copel., Phil. J. Sci. 81: 11, t. 9 (1952)
variant :
var. chinensis Ching & S.H.Wu; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 10 (1983)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, S-Guizhou, Hainan)
36 CHI
Remarks: not in Taiwan
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris bifurcata Ching, Ching & Chu H. Wang, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 9: 349 (1964)
species :
Pteris finotii Christ; J. de Bot. 19: 72 (1905)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Hainan, S-Yunnan); N-Vietnam
36 CHI 41 VIE
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris finotii var. obtusa Tagawa, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 16(3): 72-73 (1956)
species :
Pteris formosana Baker; J. Bot. 103 (1885)
Distribution: Taiwan; Ryukyu Isl.
38 NNS TAI
Conservation Status: Vulnerable (Ryukyu Isl.: only one locality)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris decurrentipinnulata Bonap., Notes pterid. 7: 65 (1918)
= Pteris takeoi Hayata, Ic. Pl. Formos. 6: 344, f. 148 (1915)
species :
Pteris fraseri Mett. ex Kuhn; Bot. Zeit. (Berlin) 41 (1868)
Distribution: Ecuador; Peru
83 ECU PER
species :
Pteris friesii Hieron.; Fries, Wiss. Erg. d. Schwed. Rhodesia-Kongo Exp. 1911-12, Bot. 1: 5 (1914), et Engl. Jahrb. 68: 391-412 (1915)
Distribution: Guinea; Ivory Coast; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Nigeria; Cameroon; Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Uganda; Rwanda; Kenya; Tanzania; Angola; Zambia; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; South Africa (North West, ?Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal); Eswatini [Swaziland]; Madagascar
22 GUI IVO LBR NGA SIE 23 CMN CON GAB RWA ZAI 24 SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 SAF SWZ 29 MDG
Remarks: possibly a variant of P. catoptera
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris abrahamii Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 68: 409 (1915)
= Pteris angolensis Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 68: 395 (1915)
= Pteris catoptera var. friesii (Hieron.) Verdc., Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Pterid. 25 (2002)
= Pteris hildebrandtii Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. fig. 407 (1915)
= Pteris mohasiensis Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 68: (1915)
= Pteris quadriaurita ssp. friesii (Hieron.) Schelpe, Contr. Bolus Herb. 1: 66, 67 (1969)
= Pteris stolzii Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 68: (1915)
species :
Pteris gallinopes Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 4 (1983)
Distribution: China (Guizhou, Hubei, Sichuan, Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris geminata Wall.; Num. List no. 2180 (1829), et ex J. Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 31 (1839)
Distribution: S-India (Kerala, Tamil Nadu); Comores (Mayotte)
29 COM 40 IND
Conservation Status: IUCN EN for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria anamallayensis Bedd., Ferns South. India, t. 45 (1863)
= Campteria geminata (Wall. ex J.Agardh) J.Sm., Hist. Fil. 294 (1875)
= Campteria kleiniana C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 147, t. 5, f. 19 (1836) ex Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India 117-118, t. 60 (1883)
= Litobrochia kleiniana (C.Presl) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Pteris biaurita var. geminata (Wall. ex J.Agardh) C.B.Clarke, Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond., 2 Bot., 1: 469 (1880)
= Pteris biaurita var. geminata (Wall. ex J.Agardh) Tiwari, J. Indian Bot. Soc. 438 (1964), isonym
= Pteris dubia Kuhn, v. Decken, Reis. 3(3): Bot. 71 (1879)
= Pteris kleiniana (C.Presl ex Bedd.) Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. 4: 666 (1896)
= Pteris maxima Baker, Hooker & Baker, Syn. Fil., ed. 2, 480 (1874)
species :
Pteris giasii Fraser-Jenk. & Pasha; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 119 (2008)
Distribution: SE-Bangladesh (Chittagong Hills); ?W-Myanmar
40 BAN
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris gigantea Willd.; Sp. 5: 381 (1810)
Distribution: Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá); Ecuador; Venezuela (Aragua, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Merida, Miranda); Trinidad
81 TRT 82 CLM VEN 83 ECU
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia gigantea (Willd.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris crassipes J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 59 (1839)
= Pteris hartiana Jenman, Ferns Brit. W. Ind. Guiana 130 (1900)
species :
Pteris glaucovirens Goldm.; Nova Acta 19, Suppl. 1: 457 (1843) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 339 (1914)
Distribution: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Philippines (Luzon)
42 BOR PHI
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris flava Goldm., Nova Acta 19, Suppl. 1: 457 (1843) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 337 (1914) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris sulcata Meyen ex J.Sm., (1846) (non Roxb. (1844))
species :
Pteris gongalensis T.G.Walker; Kew Bull. 14: 328, f. 4, t. 5 A (1960)
Distribution: India (Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka
40 IND SRL
Conservation Status: IUCN I
species :
Pteris grandifolia L.; Sp. 2: 1073 (1753)
Name: Elephantleaf brake
Distribution: USA (Florida); Mexico (Campeche, Chiapas, Hidalgo, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Tabasco, Veracruz); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Atlántico, Boyacá, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Huila, Tolima); Ecuador; Peru; Brazil (Acre); Venezuela (Aragua, Bolívar, Falcon, Lara, Miranda, Portuguesa, Yaracuy); Trinidad; Guadeloupe; Grenada; Puerto Rico; Cuba; Jamaica; Hispaniola; Bolivia (La Paz, Santa Cruz)
78 USA 79 MEX 80 BLZ COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB GDL GRE HIS JAM PUE TRT 82 CLM VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: haenkeana agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Acrostichum marginatum L., Sp. ed. II, 2: 1526 (1763)
= Heterophlebium grandifolium (L.) Fée, Gen. 140, t. 11 A, f. 9-12 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia grandifolia (L.) J.Sm., J. Bot. 4: 163 (1841)
= Pteris grandifolia var. campanae Rosenst., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 7: 291 (1909)
= Pteris socorrensis H.Karst., Fl. Columb. 1: 118, t. 58 (1860)
= Pteris grandifolia var. socorrensis (H.Karst.) Hieron., Hedwigia 48: 242 (1909)
= Pteris vittata Schkuhr, Kr. Gew. 1, t. 89 (1809)
species :
Pteris grevilleana Wall. ex J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 23 (1839)
subspecies :
subsp. grevilleana
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan); Taiwan; S-Japan (Yakushima Isl.); Ryukyu Isl.; peninsular Malaysia; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Meghalaya); Thailand (widespread); Vietnam; Cambodia; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Bangladesh; Myanmar; Sulawesi; Sumatra
36 CHI 38 JAP NNS TAI 40 BAN IND 41 CBD MYA THA VIE 42 BOR MLY SUL SUM
Remarks: cadieri agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris aberrans Alderw., Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. III, 2: 173, fig. (1920)
= Pteris ensiformis var. grevilleana (Wall. ex J.Agardh) Mett. ex C.B.Clarke, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1(7): 464 (1880)
= Pteris grevilleana Wall., Num. List no. 2680 (1829)
subspecies :
subsp. digitata (Baker) Fraser-Jenk.; Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 289 (2016)
Distribution: Taiwan; China (Guangdong, Guangxi); Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam; Borneo; Philippines; China (Hainan)
36 CHI 38 TAI 41 MYA THA VIE 42 BOR PHI
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. digitata Baker, J. Bot. 40 (1879)
= Pteris digitata (Baker) C.Chr., Dansk Bot. Ark. 9(3): 71 (1937)
= Pteris grevilleana f. ornata (Alderw.) Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou, Phytotaxa 230(2): 142 (2015)
= Pteris grevilleana var. ornata Alderw., Mal. Ferns 364 (1908)
species :
Pteris griffithii Hook.; Sp. Fil. 2: 170, t. 123A (1853)
Distribution: Myanmar; NE-India (Arunachal Pradesh)
40 IND 41 MYA
Remarks: not in Bangladesh nor Andaman Isl.
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
species :
Pteris griseoviridis C.Chr.; Cat. Pl. Madag. Pterid. 53 (1932) (nomen), Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 131, t. 62, f. 2-3 (1932)
Distribution: Comores (Grande Comore); Madagascar
29 COM MDG
species :
Pteris guangdongensis Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 5 (1983)
Distribution: China (Guangdong)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris haenkeana C.Presl; Rel. Haenk. 1: 55 (1825)
Distribution: Guatemala; Peru; Ecuador; Colombia (Antioquia, Caldas, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Nariño, Quindío, Santander, Valle); Bolivia (Beni, La Paz, Santa Cruz); Brazil (Acre)
80 GUA 82 CLM 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: haenkeana agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia ampla (Kunze) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 148 (1836)
= Litobrochia haenkeana (C.Presl) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 t, f. 24 (1836)
= Pteris ampla Kunze, Linn. 9: 74 (1834)
species :
Pteris hainanensis Ching; Ching & Chu H. Wang, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 8: 166, t. 20(19) (1959)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan); Vietnam; peninsular Malaysia
36 CHI 41 VIE 42 MLY
Remarks: cadieri agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cadieri var. hainanensis (Ching) S.H.Wu, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 54 (1990)
species :
Pteris hamulosa (Christ) Christ; Ann. Mus. Congo V, 8: 30 (1909)
Distribution: Ivory Coast; Ghana; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Congo [Brazzaville]; Central African Republic; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Uganda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Pemba Isl.; Angola; Mozambique
22 GHA IVO NGA 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN CON EQG ZAI 24 SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MOZ
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris acanthoneura Alston, Mendonça, Estud. Ens. Docum. Junta Invest. Ultramar. 12: 15, t. 495 (1954)
= Pteris biaurita f. spinulifera Bonap., Notes Pterid. 1: 61 (1915), nom. nud.
= Pteris biaurita var. spinulifera Bonap., Notes Pterid. 14: 311 (1923), non Pteris spinulifera Schumach. (1827)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. hamulosa Christ, Ann. Mus. Congo V, 1: 4, 91 (1903)
species :
Pteris henryi Christ; Bull. Herb. Boiss. 6: 957 (1898)
Distribution: China (Guangxi, Guizhou, SW-Henan, S-Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan); Vietnam; Myanmar (Mandalay)
36 CHI 41 MYA VIE
species :
Pteris herrerae A.Rojas & M.Palacios; Revista Biol. Trop. 54(3): 1062 (2006)
Distribution: Costa Rica
80 COS
species :
Pteris heteroclita Desv.; Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 299 (1827)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria triplicata (J.Agardh) T.Moore, Ind. 221 (1861)
= Litobrochia triplicata (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Pteris heteroclita var. melleri (Baker) Bonap., Notes Pterid. 5: 100 (1917)
= Pteris melleri Baker, Syn. 165 (1867)
= Pteris triplicata J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 29 (1839)
species :
Pteris heteromorpha Fée; Gen. 127 (1850-52)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon); Myanmar; Sulawesi; China (S-Yunnan); Vietnam; India (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu); Thailand (widespread); Laos; Borneo; Sulawesi
36 CHI 40 IND 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR PHI SUL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris almeidiana Bole & Almeida, J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 74 320 (1977)
= Pteris cretica var. heteromorpha (Fée) Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India 106 (1883)
= Pteris heteroclita Bory, Belanger, Voy. Indes Or., Bot. 2(1): 41 (1833), non Desv. 1827
= Pteris inaequalis Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 114 (1857) (nomen)
= Pteris propinqua J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841)
species :
Pteris hexagona (L.) Proctor; Bull. Inst. Jamaica Sc. Ser. 5: 53 (1953)
Distribution: Hispaniola; Jamaica
81 HIS JAM
Synonyms: hidden
= Adiantum hexagonum L., Sp. 2: 1097 (1753)
= Allosorus heterophyllus (L.) Bernh., Schrad., Neu. J. Bot. 12: 36 (1806)
= Anopteris heterophylla (L.) Diels, Nat. Pfl. 1(4): 289 (1899)
= Cryptogramma heterophylla (L.) Prantl, Engl. Jahrb. 3: 414 (1882)
= Cryptogramma stricta Prantl ex Salomon, Nom. 141 (1883)
= Onychium heterophyllum (L.) Kuhn, Engl. Jahrb. 24: 98 (1897)
= Onychium strictum Kunze, Farnkr. 2: 11 (1848)
= Anopteris stricta (Kunze) Vaganov & Shmakov, Turczaninowia 13(1): 9 (2010)
= Anopteris hexagona (L.) C.Chr., Ind. 59 (1905)
= Anopteris hexagona var. simplicior Morton, Amer. Fern J. 52: 148 (1962)
variant :
var. multifida (Fée) Sánchez; Brittonia 69(4): 496 (2017)
Distribution: Cuba; Hispaniola; Puerto Rico
81 CUB HIS PUE
Synonyms: hidden
= Anopteris hexagona ssp. multifida (Fée) C.V.Morton, Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 27: 584 (1957)
= Onychium multifidum Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 74 (1857)
species :
Pteris hillebrandii Copel.; Philipp. J. Sci., Bot.11: 172 (1916)
Distribution: Hawaii (Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, Hawaii Isl.)
63 HAW
Remarks: Pteris cretica x irregularis
species :
Pteris hirsutissima Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 13 (1983)
Distribution: China (Sichuan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris hirtula (C.Chr.) C.V.Morton; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 38: 373 (1974)
Distribution: China (SE-Yunnan); Tibet; Myanmar; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur); Bhutan; Vietnam
36 CHI TIB 40 BHU IND 41 MYA VIE
Remarks: bona sp. fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2008, 2015)
Conservation Status: IUCN CR or EX for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris hekouensis Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 8 (1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
= Pteris longipinnula var. hirtula C.Chr., Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 26: 312 (1931)
= Pteris subhirtula Sarn.Singh & Panigrahi, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 596 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
species :
Pteris hispaniolica Maxon; J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 14: 197 (1924)
Distribution: Haiti
81 HIS
species :
Pteris hivaoaensis Lorence & K.R.Wood; PhytoKeys 4: 28 (2011)
Distribution: Marquesas Isl. (Hiva Oa)
61 MRQ
Conservation Status: critically endangered
species :
Pteris holttumii C.Chr.; Gard. Bull. Str. Settl. 7: 287, fig. (1934)
Distribution: Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Sulawesi
42 BOR SUL
species :
Pteris hookeriana J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 12 (1839)
Distribution: S-India (Kerala); Sri Lanka
40 IND SRL
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Idiopteris hookeriana (J.Agardh) T.G.Walker, Kew Bull. 1957: 431, t. 1 (1958)
= Pteris cretica var. hookeriana (J.Agardh) Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeylan. 386 (1864)
species :
Pteris hostmanniana Ettingsh.; Denkschr. Akad. Wien 23: 55 (1864)
Distribution: Galapagos
83 GAL
species :
Pteris hui Ching; Sinensia 1: 9 (1929)
Distribution: China (NW-Guangxi)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris humbertii C.Chr.; Cat. Pl. Madag. Pterid. 52 (1932) (nomen), Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 137, t. 52, f. 5-8 (1932)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris inaequalis (Fée) Jenman; Ferns and Fern allies of the British West Indies and Guiana 124 (1900)
Distribution: Trinidad
81 TRT
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia inaequalis Fée, Mém. Foug. 11: 26, t. 8, f. 1 (1866)
species :
Pteris incompleta Cav.; Anal. Ci. Nat. 2: 107 (1801)
Name: Unvollständiger Saumfarn (DE); Rajuno dentado (ES)
Distribution: Spain; Portugal; Morocco; Azores (Santa Maria Isl., Sao Miguel Isl., Terceira, Sao Jorge, Pico, Faial, Flores Isl., Corvo Isl.); Madeira (Madeira Isl.); Canary Isl. (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Gomera, La Palma Isl.)
12 POR SPA 20 MOR 21 AZO CNY MDR
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris kingiana Lowe, Ferns 3, t. 46 (1857)
= Pteris palustris Poir., Encycl. 5: 722 (1804)
= Pteris serrata J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. 2(2): 1299 (1791)
species :
Pteris incurvata Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou; Phytotaxa 230(2): 144 (2015)
Distribution: Taiwan
38 TAI
Remarks: cadieri agg.
species :
Pteris inermis (Rosenst.) de la Sota; Darwiniana 17: 99 (1972)
Distribution: Bolivia (Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz); Argentina (Jujuy)
83 BOL 85 ARG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris muricata var. inermis Rosenst., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 11: 53 (1912)
species :
Pteris insignis Mett. ex Kuhn; J. Bot. 269 (1868)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hunan, Jiangxi, Yunnan, Zhejiang); peninsular Malaysia (Perak); Vietnam; Sumatra
36 CHI 41 VIE 42 MLY SUM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris indochinensis Christ, J. de Bot. 21: 234, 266 (1908)
= Pteris platysora Baker, J. Bot. 211 (1880)
species :
Pteris intricata Wright; Kew Bull. 252 (1908)
Distribution: Guinea; Ivory Coast; Sierra Leone; Mali; Ghana; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Central African Republic; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Angola; Zambia; Mozambique; Madagascar
22 GHA GUI IVO MLI NGA SIE 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN CON RWA ZAI 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MOZ ZAM 29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris adamii Tardieu, Mém. Inst. Fr. Afr. Noire 28: 76, t. 12(1) (1953)
species :
Pteris irregularis Kaulf.; Enum. Fil. 189 (1824)
Distribution: Hawaii (Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, Hawaii Isl.)
63 HAW
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris alata Gaudich., Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 391, t. 19 (1827)
species :
Pteris janssenii Rakotondr.; Adansonia 38(1): 16 (2016)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris kathmanduensis Fraser-Jenk. & T.G.Walker; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 415 (2008)
Distribution: China (Yunnan); Nepal; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal)
36 CHI 40 IND NEP
species :
Pteris kawabatae Kurata; J. Geobot. 17: 59 (1969)
Distribution: Japan (Yakushima Isl.); Taiwan
38 JAP NNS TAI
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
Conservation Status: CR in Japan. Also very rare in Taiwan, known only from a few sites
species :
Pteris keysseri Rosenst.; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 12: 167 (1913)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal); ?Bismarck Arch. (?New Ireland); ?Samoa
42 NWG 43 SOL
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris khasiana (C.B.Clarke) Hieron.; Hedwigia 55: 364 (1914)
subspecies :
subsp. khasiana
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, West Bengal); Bangladesh; Bhutan; China; Myanmar (Kachin, etc.); Nepal
36 CHI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP 41 MYA
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. khasiana C.B.Clarke, Tr. Linn. Soc. II, 1: 466, t. 53 (1880)
species :
Pteris kidoi Kurata; J. Geobot. 13: 8 (1964)
Distribution: Japan (Honshu, Shikoku); Taiwan; ?China (?Zhejiang)
38 JAP TAI
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris kingiana Endl.; Prodr. Fl. Norf. 13 (1833)
Distribution: Norfolk Isl.
50 NFK
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris kiuschiuensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 56: 341 (1914)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, S-Yunnan); Japan (incl. Izu Isl.)
36 CHI 38 JAP
Remarks: sect. Campteria
variant :
var. centrochinensis Ching & S.H.Wu; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 10 (1983)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, S-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris kivuensis C.Chr.; Dansk Bot. Ark. 9(3): 71 (1937)
Distribution: D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Rwanda; Burundi
23 BUR RWA ZAI
Remarks: sometimes included in P. usambarensis
species :
Pteris krameri J.Prado & A.R.Sm.; Amer. Fern J. 92(2): 109 (2002)
Distribution: Guyana
82 GUY
species :
Pteris laevis Mett.; Ann. sc. nat. IV, 15: 294 (1861)
Distribution: New Caledonia
60 NWC
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris subundulata Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 9: 73 (1910)
species :
Pteris langsonensis L.B.Zhang, Liang Zhang & N.T.Lu; Phytotaxa 238(3): 283 (2015)
Distribution: Vietnam
41 VIE
species :
Pteris lastii C.Chr.; Ind. 600 (1906)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris acuminata Baker, J. Bot. 5 (1891) (non Desv. (1811))
species :
Pteris latipinna Y.S.Chao & W.L.Chiou; PhytoKeys 85: 100 (2017)
Distribution: Taiwan; Vietnam; China (Hainan)
36 CHI 38 TAI 41 VIE
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
species :
Pteris laurea Desv.; Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 299 (1827)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria laurea (Desv.) T.Moore, Ind. 220 (1861)
= Pteris appendiculata Baker, J. Bot. 366 (1881) (non Kaulf. (1824))
= Pteris curtisii C.Chr., Ind. 596 (1906), nom. nov. for P. appendiculata Baker, non Kaulf. (1824)
= Pteris triphylla J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 16 (1839)
species :
Pteris laurisilvicola Kurata; J. Geobot. 15: 85 (1967)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
species :
Pteris lechleri Mett.; Fil. Lechl. 2: 13 (1859)
Distribution: Argentina (Misiones); Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Panama; Colombia (Antioquia); Peru; Bolivia (Beni, La Paz); Ecuador
80 PAN 82 CLM 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA 85 ARG
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia sericea Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 48, t. 11, f. 3 (1869)
= Pteris killipii Maxon, Amer. Fern J. 28: 107 (1933 publ. 1934) (nom. nov. superfl.)
= Pteris obscura Mett. ex Kuhn, Linn. 36: 90 (1869)
= Pteris sericea (Fée) Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 2: 551 (1902)
= Pteris vestita Baker, Syn. 169 (1867)
species :
Pteris lellingeri A.R.Sm. & J.Prado; Brittonia 56(1): 84 (-86, fig. 2A-B) (2004)
Distribution: Bolivia (La Paz)
83 BOL
Conservation Status: Known only from type
species :
Pteris lepidopoda M.Kato & K.U.Kramer; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 41(4-6): 11 (1990)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram)
42 MOL
species :
Pteris leptophylla Sw.; Vet. Akad. Handl. 70 (1817)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
84 BRA
Remarks: chilensis agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Cheilanthes spinulosa (Raddi) Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 39 (1833)
= Litobrochia leptophylla (Sw.) J.Sm., Bot. Mag. 72, Comp. 22 (1846)
= Litobrochia spinulosa (Raddi) J.Sm., J. Bot. 4: 163 (1841)
= Pteris decurrens Vell., Fl. flum. 11: t. 85 (1827)
= Pteris peucedanifolia Schrad., Gött. gel. Anz. 781 (1824)
= Pteris spinulosa Raddi, Opusc. sci. Bot. 3: 293 (1819)
= Pteris semidentata Fée, Mém. Foug. 7: 32, t. 18, f. 3 (1857)
species :
Pteris liboensis P.S.Wang; Acta Bot. Yunnan. 9(4): 398 (1987)
Distribution: China (S-Guizhou, Guangxi)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris lidgatii (Baker) Christ; Farnkr. 167 (1897) (lydgatei)
Distribution: Hawaii (Oahu, Molokai, Maui)
63 HAW
Conservation Status: IUCN E
Synonyms: hidden
= Cheilanthes lidgatii Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hook. & Baker) ed. 2: 475 (1874)
= Schizostege lydgatei (Baker) Hillebr., Fl. Haw. 632 (1888)
species :
Pteris ligulata Gaudich.; Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 385 (1827)
Distribution: Solomon Isl. (Santa Ysabel, Kolombangara, Mono, Savo, Rendova, Tulagi, Florida Isl.); Moluccas (Ambon); Bismarck Arch. (New Britain); Borneo; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Sumatra; Sulawesi; Palau (Babeldaob)
42 BOR MOL NWG SUL SUM 43 BIS SOL 62 PLU
Synonyms: hidden
= Cassebeera woodfordii C.H.Wright, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1908(4): 183 (1908)
= Hemionitis woodfordii (C.H.Wright) Christenh., Global Fl. 4: 23 (2018)
= Pellaea woodfordii (C.H.Wright) C.Chr., Index Filic., Suppl. (1906-1912): 54 (1913)
= Pteris beccariana C.Chr., Ind. 593 (1906)
= Pteris concinna Baker, Malesia 3: 37 (1886) (non Hew (1838))
= Pteris furcans Baker, J. Bot. 324 (1888)
= Pteris gracillima Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 9: 424 (1911)
= Pteris heterogena Alderw., Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. II, 7: 26, t. 2 (1912)
= Pteris mixta Christ, K. Schum. & Lauterb., Nachtr. Fl. deutsch. Südsee 45 (1905)
= Pteris walkeri Baker, J. Bot. 324 (1888)
species :
Pteris limae Brade; Arch. Mus. Nac. Rio 84. 114, t. 1, f. 2 (1932)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro)
84 BRA
species :
Pteris linearis Poir.; Encycl. 5: 723 (1804)
Distribution: Senegal; Guinea; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Mali; Ghana; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Annobon Isl.; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Central African Republic; Sudan; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Tanzania; Zambia; Zimbabwe; Comores (Anjouan, Mayotte); Madagascar; Mauritius; La Réunion; Iles Glorieuses [I]
22 GHA GUI IVO LBR MLI NGA SEN SIE 23 ANN BIO BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI RWA SAO ZAI 24 SUD 25 TAN UGA 26 ZAM ZIM 29 COM igl MAU MDG REU
Remarks: belongs in the P. biaurita complex and may be conspecific with Asian P. biaurita types fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008. P. nemoralis may be distinct.
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria nemoralis (Bory ex Willd.) J.Sm., Bot. Mag. 72, Comp. 23 (1846)
= Pteris biaurita f. nemoralis (Willd.) Duss, Div. Foug. Antill. Franc. 68 (1903)
= Pteris biaurita var. nemoralis (Bory ex Willd.) A.Chev., Exploration botanique de l’Afrique occidentale française 1: 770 (1920)
= Pteris nemoralis Bory ex Willd., Enum. Fil. 1073 (1809), et Linn. Sp. Pl. 5: 386 (1810)
= Pteris rottleriana Link, Fil. Sp. 48 (1841), nom. superfl.
species :
Pteris litoralis Rech.; Denkschr. Akad. Wien 84: 423, f. 7 (1908)
Distribution: Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Taveuni); American Samoa (Tutuila, Olosega, Ta´u); [Western] Samoa
60 ASA FIJ SAM
Remarks: comans agg.
species :
Pteris livida Mett.; Ann. sc. nat. V, 2: 222 (1864)
Distribution: Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Nariño, Risaralda, Santander, Tolima, Valle); Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Cochabamba, La Paz); Venezuela (Venezuela Distrito Federal, Tachira)
80 COS PAN 82 CLM VEN 83 BOL ECU PER
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris andreana Sodiro, Rec. Cr. vasc. quit. 102, 635 (1893)
species :
Pteris loheri Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 8, t. 1(3) (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris longifolia L.; Sp. 2: 1074 (1753)
Name: Ladder brake, Longleaf brake
Distribution: Mexico (Campeche, Chiapas, Coahuila, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Tabasco, Veracruz, Tres Marias Isl.); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; Puerto Rico; Cuba; Jamaica; Hispaniola; Virgin Isl. (St. Croix); Saba; St. Kitts; Guadeloupe; Venezuela (Aragua, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Falcon, Lara, Miranda, Nueva Esparta, Yaracuy); Trinidad; Virgin Isl.; Palau [I] (Ulebsechel [I]); USA [I] (Alabama [I]); Bermuda [I]
62 plu 78 usa 79 MEX 80 BLZ GUA HON 81 ber CUB GDL HIS JAM PUE SAB STK TRT VIR 82 VEN
Remarks: longifolia agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris aequalis C.Presl, Rel. Haenk. 1: 54 (1825)
= Pteris longifolia f. stipularis (L.) Proctor & Lourteig, Bradea 5(40): 385 (1990)
= Pteris longifolia var. angusta Christ, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24(1): 98 (1897)
= Pteris stipularis L., Sp. 2: 1074 (1753)
= Pteris vittata ssp. longifolia (L.) Fraser-Jenk. & Pariyar
= Pycnodoria longifolia (L.) Britton, Fl. Bermud. 418 (1918)
form :
f. bipinnata Proctor; Bull. Inst. Jamaica Sc. Ser. 5: 54 (1953)
Distribution: Jamaica
81 JAM
species :
Pteris longipes D.Don; Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 15 (1825)
Distribution: China (Jiangxi, Chongqing, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hunan, Sichuan, Yunnan); Tibet; Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; Taiwan; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Nepal; Bhutan; Myanmar (Kachin, Chin, etc.); Philippines (Luzon); Java; peninsular Malaysia; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Sulawesi; Thailand; Laos; Vietnam; Sri Lanka; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Lombok, Bali); [Western] Samoa (Savaii)
36 CHI TIB 38 JAP NNS TAI 40 BHU IND NEP SRL 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR JAW LSI MLY NWG PHI SUL 60 SAM
Remarks: Pteris longipes is currently the valid name, but Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015) will propose it for rejection
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria heterophlebia (Kunze) T.Moore, Ind. Fil. 43 (1857)
= Campteria pectinata C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 147 (1836)
= Campteria wallichiana (J.Agardh) T.Moore, Ind. Fil. 221 (1861)
= Litobrochia wallichiana (J.Agardh) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Pteris austrosinica (Ching) Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 10: 302 (1965) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris heterophlebia Kunze, Bot. Zeit. (Berlin) 196 (1848)
= Pteris izuensis Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 10: 302 (1965) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2017]
= Pteris wallichiana J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 69 (1839)
= Pteris morrisonicola Hayata, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 28: 33 (1909)
= Pteris occidentalisinica Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 15 (1983) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2017]
= Pteris raghavendrae H.J.Chowdhery & Sur.Singh, Indian J. Forest. 12(2): 163 (1989) (as ´raghavendreii´) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
= Pteris rufopilosa Ching & Y.X.Lin, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 22: 197 (1984) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris tomentella Hand.-Mazz., Akad. Anz. Akad. Wiss. Wien no. 19 (1923)
= Pteris umbrosa Wall., Num. List no. 109 (1828)
= Pteris wallichiana var. austrosinica Ching, Bull. Dept. Biol. Coll. Sci. Sun Yatsen Univ. 6: 27 (1933) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris wallichiana var. obtusa S.H.Wu, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 15 (1983)
= Pteris wallichiana var. yunnanensis (Christ) Ching & S.H.Wu, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 83 (1990)
= Pteris ×khullarii Pangtey, Samant & S.Verma, Fern Gaz. 13(6): 357 (1990) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
= Pteris yunnanensis Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. 6: 957 (1898)
= Pteris wallichiana var. samoensis C.Chr., (1931)
species :
Pteris longipetiolulata Lellinger; Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 89(61): 727 (1977)
Distribution: Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Santander); Ecuador; Bolivia (Cochabamba, La Paz)
82 CLM 83 BOL ECU
species :
Pteris longipinna Hayata; J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 80: 444 (1911)
Distribution: Taiwan
38 TAI
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris longipinnula Wall.; Num. List no. 108 (1828), ex J. Agardh, Rec. 19 (1839)
Distribution: China (Hainan, S-Yunnan); Japan; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Manipur, ?Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, ?Sikkim, ?Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Tripura); Bangladesh; Myanmar; peninsular Malaysia; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Nepal; SW-Thailand; peninsular Thailand; Philippines; Moluccas (Seram); Sulawesi; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Lombok, Flores); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea)
36 CHI 38 JAP 40 BAN IND NEP 41 MYA THA 42 BOR LSI MLY MOL NWG PHI SUL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris toppingii Copel., Phil. J. Sci. 12C: 47 (1917)
= Pteris umbraculifera Mett. ex Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 4: 97 (1868)
= Pteris amoena var. longipinnula (Wall. ex J.Agardh) C.V.Morton
= Pteris pectinata Roxb., Griffith, Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 507 (1844), non Cav. 1802, nec al.
species :
Pteris luzonensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 66: 325-375 (1914)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris macgregorii Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 9, t. 6 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris macilenta A.Rich.; Fl. N. Zél. 82, t. 12 (1832)
Name: Sweet fern
Distribution: New Zealand (North Isl., South Isl.); Chatham Isl.
51 CTM NZL
Remarks: comans agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia macilenta (A.Rich.) J.Sm., J. Bot. 4: 163 (1841)
= Pteris pendula Colenso, Tr. New Zeal. Inst. 20: 218 (1888)
= Pteris macilenta var. pendula (Colenso) Cheeseman, (1906)
species :
Pteris maclurioides Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 15 (1983)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, ?Guangxi); Vietnam
36 CHI 41 VIE
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris maclurioides var. tonkinensis Ching & S.H.Wu, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 81 (1990) (without latin descr. & type)
species :
Pteris macracantha Copel.; Occ. Pap. Bishop Mus. 16: 85, f. 4 (1939)
Distribution: Fed. States of Micronesia (Pohnpei, Yap, Kosrae)
62 MIC
species :
Pteris macrodon Baker; J. Linn. Soc. 15: 414 (1876)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris macrophylla Copel.; Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 18: 218 (1942)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya)
42 NWG
species :
Pteris madagascarica J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 17 (1839)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
variant :
var. lathyropteris (C.Chr.) Tardieu; Fl. Madag., 5e fam.: 107 (1958)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris lathyropteris C.Chr., Cat. Pl. Madag. Pterid. 137, t. 53, f. 6-7 (1932)
= Lathyropteris madagascariensis Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 7: 275 (1907) (non Pteris madagascarica J. Agardh (1839))
species :
Pteris majestica Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 12 (1983)
Distribution: China (Guangdong, Sichuan, SE-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris malipoensis Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 7 (1983)
Distribution: China (Hunan, SE-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris marquesensis Lorence & K.R.Wood; PhytoKeys 4: 30 (2011)
Distribution: Marquesas Isl. (Tahuata, Hiva Oa)
61 MRQ
Conservation Status: endangered
species :
Pteris mawsmaiensis Fraser-Jenk. & Benniamin; Panjab Univ. Res. J., Sci., 59: 8-9, 27 [t.] [2009] (2010)
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya); Myanmar
40 IND 41 MYA
species :
Pteris medogensis Ching & S.K.Wu; C. Y. Wu, Fl. Xizangica 1: 71, t. 16, f. 1-4 (1983)
Distribution: Tibet; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, West Bengal); Nepal; Myanmar; Bhutan
36 TIB 40 BHU IND NEP 41 MYA
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Bona sp. fide Fraser-Jenkins (2008, 2015)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris himalayensis S.R.Ghosh, Pterid. Fl. E. India 353 (2004) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
species :
Pteris melanocaulon Fée; Gen. 127 (1850-52)
Distribution: Philippines (widespread); Palawan; Sulawesi
42 PHI PLW SUL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris treacheriana Baker, J. Bot. 65 (1879)
= Pteris cretica var. melanocaulos (Fée) Baker, J. Bot. 26: 226 (1888)
species :
Pteris melanorhachis Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 9 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris menglaensis Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 6 (1983)
Distribution: China (S-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris mertensioides Willd.; Sp. 5: 394 (1810)
subspecies :
subsp. mertensioides
Distribution: peninsular Malaysia; Singapore; SW-Thailand; peninsular Thailand; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); S-India (Tamil Nadu, Kerala); Andaman Isl.; Sri Lanka; Borneo; Philippines; Palawan; Moluccas (Seram, Ambon); Java; Sulawesi; Bhutan; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); [Western] Samoa (Savaii, Upolu); Society Isl. (Tahiti); Fiji (Viti Levu, Taveuni)
40 BHU IND SRL 41 AND THA 42 BOR JAW MLY MOL NWG PHI PLW SNG SUL 60 FIJ SAM 61 SCI
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012). Endangered (Singapore)
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria gardneri (Fée) T.Moore, Ind. Fil. 43 (1857)
= Litobrochia gardneri Fée, Gen. 139 (1850-52)
= Pteris decussata J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841), nom. nud.
= Pteris gardneri (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 206 (1858)
= Pteris patens Hook., Sp. 2: 177, t. 137 (1858) (non Kaulf. (1837))
subspecies :
subsp. polylepis M.Kato & K.U.Kramer; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 41(4-6): 161 (1990)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram)
42 MOL
species :
Pteris mettenii Kuhn; Fil. Afr. 85 (1868)
Distribution: Comores; Madagascar; La Réunion
29 COM MDG REU
species :
Pteris mickelii Kottaim.; Phytotaxa 453(2): 154 (2020), nom. nov.
Distribution: Mexico (Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Mexico State, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz); Guatemala; El Salvador
79 MEX 80 ELS GUA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris erosa Mickel & Beitel, Pterid. Fl. Oaxaca (Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 46): 322 (1988), nom. illeg., non Lesq. 1872
species :
Pteris micracantha Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 10 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris microlepis Pic.Serm.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Belg. 53(1-2): 227 (1983)
Distribution: Rwanda; Kenya; Uganda
23 RWA 25 KEN UGA
species :
Pteris microptera Mett. ex Kuhn; Linn. 36: 92 (1869)
Distribution: Lord Howe Isl.
50 LHI
Remarks: comans agg.
species :
Pteris mildbraedii Hieron.; Engl. Jahrb. 68: 415 (1915)
Distribution: Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Benin; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Tanzania; Zimbabwe; +La Réunion
22 BEN GHA IVO LBR NGA 23 BIO CMN CON EQG GAB ZAI 24 SUD 25 TAN 26 ZIM 29 REU
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. africana Bonap., Notes Pterid. 1: 61 (1915)
species :
Pteris minor (Hieron.) Y.S.Chao; Taiwania 66(3): 314 (2021)
Distribution: Taiwan; Ryukyu Isl. (Okinawa)
38 NNS TAI
Remarks: sexual diploid
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris fauriei var. minor Hieron., Hedwigia 55(4): 347 (1914)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. abbreviata Rosenst., Hedwigia 56(4): 333 (1915)
species :
Pteris mkomaziensis Verdc.; Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Pterid. 18 (2002)
Distribution: Tanzania
25 TAN
species :
Pteris moluccana Blume; Enum. Fil. 208 (1828)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram, Ambon); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea)
42 MOL NWG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris indica Christ, Farnkr. 165 (1897)
species :
Pteris montis-wilhelminae Alston; J. Bot. 78: 229 (1940) (Oct.), Nova Guinea ser. 2, 4: 112, t. 11(16-17) 1940 (Dec.)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya)
42 NWG
species :
Pteris morii Masam.; Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 32: 342 (1942)
Distribution: China (Hainan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris mucronulata Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 10, t. 7 (1952)
Distribution: Palawan
42 PLW
Remarks: sect. Campteria
species :
Pteris multiaurita J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 12 (1839)
Distribution: India (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka
40 IND SRL
species :
Pteris multifida Poir.; Lam. & al., Encycl. 5: 714 (1804)
Name: Spider Brake (EN); Vielteiliger Saumfarn (DE); Helecho arana (ES)
Distribution: China (Anhui, Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; South Korea; Vietnam; C-Thailand [I]; India [I]; Sri Lanka [I]; Pakistan [I]; Bangladesh [I]; Singapore [I]; Jamaica [I]; Argentina [I]; St. Kitts [I]; Montserrat [I]; Guadeloupe [I]; Cuba [I]; Dominica [I]; Martinique [I]; Uruguay [I]; Bolivia [I]; Trinidad [I]; Brazil [I]; Azores [I] (Sao Miguel Isl. [I], Faial [I]); Madeira [I] (Madeira Isl. [I]); Canary Isl. [I] (La Palma Isl. [I]); USA [I] (Alabama [I], Arkansas [I], California [I], District of Columbia [I], Florida [I], Georgia [I], Illinois [I], Indiana [I], Kentucky [I], Louisiana [I], Maryland [I], Mississippi [I], North Carolina [I], New York [I], South Carolina [I], Texas [I], Virginia [I]); Fiji [I]; Germany [I] (Baden-Württemberg [I]); Uganda [I]
11 ger 21 azo cny mdr 25 uga 36 CHI 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 ban ind pak srl 41 tha VIE 42 sng 60 fij 74 usa 75 usa 76 usa 77 usa 78 usa 81 cub dom gdl jam mar mts stk trt 83 bol 84 bra 85 arg uru
Synonyms: hidden
= Pycnodoria multifida (Poir.) Small, Ferns S. E. States 104 cum tab., 468 (1938)
= Pteris serrulata L.fil., Suppl. 445 (1781) (non Forssk. (1775))
= Pteris multifida forma serrulata Miao, Act. Sci. Nat. Univ. Sunyatsen 36: 115 (1997)
species :
Pteris muricata Hook.; Sp. Fil. 2: 193 (1858)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Veracruz, Oaxaca); Guatemala; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Cauca, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Nariño, Santander); Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz)
79 MEX 80 COS GUA NIC PAN 82 CLM 83 BOL ECU PER
Remarks: deflexa agg.
species :
Pteris muricatopedata Arbeláez; Brittonia 47(2): 175 (1995)
Distribution: Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Caldas, Caquetá, Cauca, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Nariño, Norte de Santander, Quindío, Santander, Tolima, Valle); Costa Rica; Panama; Ecuador; Bolivia (Cochabamba); Peru; Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca)
79 MEX 80 COS PAN 82 CLM 83 BOL ECU PER
species :
Pteris muricella Fée; Mém. Foug. 8: 73 (1857)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Veracruz); Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Venezuela (Lara, Portuguesa, Trujillo, Yaracuy)
79 MEX 80 COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 82 VEN
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris mollis Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. 4: 658 (1896)
species :
Pteris mutilata L.; Sp. 2: 1076 (1753)
Distribution: Haiti; Puerto Rico; Cuba
81 CUB HIS PUE
Remarks: cretica agg. Not in Philippines
species :
Pteris nanlingensis R.H.Miao; Acta Sci. Nat. Univ. Sunyatseni 36: 114 (1997)
Distribution: China (Guangdong)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris natiensis Tagawa; J. Jap. Bot. 14: 109 (1938)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
species :
Pteris navarrensis Christ; Bull. Soc. bot. Genève I: 227 (1909)
Distribution: Colombia (Antioquia, Chocó, Valle); Costa Rica; Panama; Ecuador
80 COS PAN 82 CLM 83 ECU
species :
Pteris nevillei Baker; Ann. Bot. (London) 5: 219 (1891)
Distribution: La Réunion
29 REU
species :
Pteris normalis D.Don; Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 15 (1824)
Distribution: Nepal; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, West Bengal); Bangladesh; Bhutan; Myanmar; Sumatra; peninsular Malaysia; Sulawesi; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Alor, Sumba, Flores, Timor); China; Sudan; Soqotra
24 SOC SUD 36 CHI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP 41 MYA 42 LSI MLY SUL SUM
Remarks: reports of P. oppositipinnata from outside the Philippines refer here fide Fraser-Jenkins (2008)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. hamulosa Wall. ex Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India, Suppl. 23 (1892)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. setigera Hook., Sp. 2: 181, t. 135 A (1858)
= Pteris scabristipes Tagawa, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 6: 103 (1936) (tentative synonym fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. major C.B.Clarke, Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond., 2 Bot., 1: 466 (1880)
species :
Pteris novae-caledoniae Hook.; Sp. 2: 189 (1858)
Distribution: New Caledonia
60 NWC
species :
Pteris obtusiloba Ching & S.H.Wu; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 11 (1983)
Distribution: China (Hunan, SW-Jiangxi, Zhejiang)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris olivacea Ching; Ching & S. H. Wu, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 5 (1983)
Distribution: China (SE-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris oppositipinnata Fée; Mém. Foug. 10: 17, t. 33, f. 3 (1865)
Distribution: Philippines; Palawan; Sulawesi; Borneo
42 BOR PHI PLW SUL
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Not in India nor peninsular Malaysia
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris asperula (Bedd.) Hieron., Hedwigia 55: 362 (1914)
= Pteris asperula J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841) (nomen), ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 302 (1914)
= Pteris brooksii Copel., Philipp. J. Sci., Bot.9: 231 (1914)
= Pteris caesia Copel., Phil. J. Sci. 1, Suppl. II: 156 (1909)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. asperula (J.Sm. ex Hieron.) Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India, Suppl. 24 (1892)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. hamulosa Bedd., Suppl. [Handb.] Ferns Brit. India 23 (1892) [non sensu Wall.]
= Pteris quadriaurita var. setigera Hook. ex Bedd., Ferns brit. India, t. 202 (1866)
= Pteris setigera (Hook. ex Bedd.) N.C.Nair, Bull. Bot. Surv. India 11: 187 (1969 publ. 1971)
species :
Pteris orientalis Alderw.; Bull. Dépt. agric. Ind. néerl. 18: 12 (1908)
Name: Oriental brake
Distribution: Australia (NE-Queensland); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Moluccas (Banda Isl.)
42 MOL NWG 50 AUS
species :
Pteris orizabae M.Martens & Galeotti; Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 15(5): 52 (1842)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Veracruz); Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua
79 MEX 80 ELS GUA HON NIC
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia hemipteris Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 76 (1857)
= Litobrochia orizabae (M.Martens & Galeotti) Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia setifera Fée, Gen. 138 (1850-52)
= Pteris apicalis Liebm., Vid. Selsk. Skr. V, 1: 230 (1849)
= Pteris ferruginea J.Bommer, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 35, pt. 1: 191 (1896)
= Pteris hemipteris (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 248 (1858)
= Pteris podophylla var. setifera (Fée) Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hooker & Baker) 173 (1867)
= Pteris setifera (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 224 (1858)
species :
Pteris oshimensis Hieron.; Hedwigia 66: 367 (1914)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan); Japan; N-Vietnam; Ryukyu Isl. (Amami Oshima)
36 CHI 38 JAP NNS 41 VIE
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris omeiensis Ching, Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 2, 1: 312 (1949)
variant :
var. paraemeiensis Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 10 (1983)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Guangxi, Hunan, Sichuan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris otaria Bedd.; Ferns South. India, t. 41 (1863), pro hybr.
Distribution: India (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka
40 IND SRL
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Bona sp. fide Fraser-Jenkins (1997), fertile hybrid P. multiaurita x P. quadriaurita
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. ludens (Thwaites) Bedd., Handb. Ferns Br. India 111 (1883)
= Pteris quadriaurita f. ludens Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 386 (1864)
species :
Pteris pachysora (Copel.) M.G.Price; Kew Bull. 29: 727 (1974 publ. 1975)
Distribution: Philippines (Zamboanga)
42 PHI
Conservation Status: CR in the Philippines
Synonyms: hidden
= Copelandiopteris pachysora (Copel.) Stone, Webbia 28: 493 (1973)
= Schizostege pachysora Copel., Philipp. J. Sci. 1(Suppl. 2): 155 (1906)
species :
Pteris paleacea Roxb.; Beats., St. Helena 319 (1816)
Distribution: St. Helena
28 STH
Conservation Status: IUCN V
species :
Pteris pallens (Sw.) Mett.; Fil. Hort. Bot. Lips. 54, t. 15, f. 7-10 (1856)
Distribution: La Réunion; Mauritius; Madagascar; ?Seychelles
29 MAU MDG REU
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris bosseri (Tardieu) Christenh., Phytotaxa 19: 7-54 (2011)
= Ochropteris bosseri Tardieu, Bull. Mus. Nat. Hist. Nat., B, Adansonia 1984(2): 193 (1984)
= Adiantum pallens Sw., Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 84 (1801)
= Cheilanthes culcita Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 305 (1827)
= Cheilanthes davallioides Bory ex Willd., Sp. 4: 461 (1810)
= Cheilanthes pallens (Sw.) Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 306 (1827)
= Cryptogramma pallens (Sw.) Prantl, Engl. Jahrb. 3: 414 (1882)
= Ochropteris angusta Fée, Gen. 120, t. 29, f. 3 (1850-52)
= Ochropteris peltigera Fée, Gen. 120, t. 29, f. 4 (1850-52)
= Pteris peltigera (Fée) Christenh., Phytotaxa 19: 7-54 (2011)
= Ochropteris pallens (Sw.) J.Sm., J. Bot. 4: 158 (1841)
species :
Pteris papuana Ces.; Rend. Ac. Napoli 16: 25, 29 (1877)
Distribution: Philippines (Samar, Tayabas, Bohol, Mindanao); Palawan; Sulawesi; Moluccas (Seram, Bacan); Borneo; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Moluccas (Seram, Ambon); Vanuatu; Solomon Isl. (Bougainville, Guadalcanal, Makira, Malaita); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland)
42 BOR MOL NWG PHI PLW SUL 43 BIS SOL 60 VAN
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris brausei (Rosenst.) Rosenst., C. Chr., Ind. Fil., Suppl. 66 (1913)
= Pteris grandifolia Blanco, Fl. Filip. 829 (1837)
= Pteris opaca (C.Presl) J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841), nomen, ex Fée
= Pteris rosenstockii C.Chr., Dansk Bot. Ark. 9(3): 45 (1937)
= Pteris taenitis Copel., Philipp. J. Sci., Bot.7: 63, t. 3 (1912)
= Pycnodoria opaca C.Presl, Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss. 5(6) (Epim. Bot.): 101 (1851)
= Taenitis brausei Rosenst., Nova Guinea 8: 730 (1912)
species :
Pteris parkeri hort. ex J.Parker; Gard. Chron. 51: 160 (1912)
Name: White-lined Cretan Brake
Distribution: Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; South Korea; Taiwan; USA [I] (Florida [I]); England [I]
10 grb 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 78 usa
Remarks: bona sp. fide Knapp (Ferns of Taiwan, 2011 ff.). Correct name fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cretica ssp. nipponica (W.C.Shieh) Jôtani & H.Ohba, Sci. Rep. Yokosuka City Mus. 15: 28 (1969)
= Pteris cretica var. albolineata Hook., Bot. Mag. pl. 5194 (1860)
= Pteris nipponica W.C.Shieh, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 79: 285 (1966)
species :
Pteris paucinervata Fée; Mém. Foug. 8: 73 (1857)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Guerrero); Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; El Salvador
79 MEX 80 COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN
species :
Pteris paucipinnula X.Y.Wang & P.S.Wang; Pterid. Fl. Guizhou, 596 (2001)
Distribution: China (N-Guizhou)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris pearcei Baker; Ann. Bot. 5: 218 (1891)
Distribution: Brazil (Acre, Roraima); Venezuela (Amazonas, Bolívar, Tachira); Peru; Colombia (Cundinamarca); ?Ecuador; Bolivia (Beni)
82 CLM VEN 83 BOL PER 84 BRA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris petiolulata R.M.Tryon, Rhodora 62: 9, f. 3 (1960)
species :
Pteris pedicellata Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 10, t. 8 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris pediformis M.Kato & K.U.Kramer; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 41(4-6): 166 (1990)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram); Borneo (Sabah, Kalimantan); Sulawesi
42 BOR MOL SUL
species :
Pteris pellucens J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 32 (1839)
Distribution: China (W-Guangxi, Hunan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Nepal; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Karnataka, Kerala, ?Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal); Myanmar (Kachin, etc.); Bhutan; Thailand (widespread); Laos; Vietnam; Philippines; Palawan; Sulawesi; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores)
36 CHI 38 TAI 40 BHU IND NEP 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR LSI PHI PLW SUL
Remarks: confusion around name finally clarified by Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015) who lectotypified P. longipes D. Don as synonym of P. wallichiana
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris kinabaluensis C.Chr., Gard. Bull. Str. Settl. 7: 286 (1934) [fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)]
= Pteris longipes var. philippinensis (Fée) C.Chr.
= Pteris philippinensis Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 114 (1857)
= Pteris radicans Christ, Verh. Naturf. Ges. Basel 11: 431 (1896)
= Pteris zollingeri Mett. ex Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 4: 97 (1868)
species :
Pteris pellucida C.Presl; Rel. Haenk. 1: 55 (1825)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya); Java; Philippines; Borneo; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Sumbawa, Timor)
42 BOR JAW LSI NWG PHI
Remarks: records for India and Indochina refer to P. pseudopellucida fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nervosa Wall., Num. List no. 96 (1828)
= Pteris johannis-winkleri C.Chr., Mitt. Inst. Hamburg 7: 154 (1928)
species :
Pteris perplexa Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou; Phytotaxa 230(2): 144 (2015)
Distribution: Taiwan; Ryukyu Isl. (Okinawa Isl.)
38 NNS TAI
Remarks: cadieri agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cadieri ssp. perplexa (Y.S.Chao, H.Y.Liu & W.L.Chiou) Fraser-Jenk., Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 1: 283 (2016)
species :
Pteris perrieriana C.Chr.; Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 132, t. 51, f. 1 (1932)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris perrottetii Hieron.; Hedwigia 55: 374 (1914)
Distribution: India (Karnataka, Kerala, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra)
40 IND
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris perrottetii var. brevilaciniata Hieron., Hedwigia 55: 375 (1914) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2017)
species :
Pteris phuluangensis Tagawa & K.Iwats.; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 23: 111, f. 7 (1968)
Distribution: NE-Thailand; Laos
41 LAO THA
species :
Pteris platyzomopsis Christenh. & H.Schneid.; Phytotaxa 28: 51 (2011), nom. nov.
Name: Braid fern
Distribution: Australia (E-Queensland, NE-New South Wales, Northern Territory, N-Western Australia)
50 AUS
Synonyms: hidden
= Platyzoma microphyllum R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holl. 160 (1810)
species :
Pteris pluricaudata Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 1, Suppl. II: 166 (1906)
Distribution: Andaman Isl.; peninsular Malaysia
41 AND 42 MLY
species :
Pteris podophylla Sw.; Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 67 (1801)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Puebla, Veracruz); Guatemala; El Salvador; Honduras; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Cauca, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Meta, Nariño, Norte de Santander, Putumayo, Santander, Tolima, Valle); Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Venezuela (Amazonas, Aragua, Barinas, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Lara, Merida, Miranda, Portuguesa, Sucre, Tachira, Trujillo, Zulia); Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz); Cuba; Jamaica; Hispaniola
79 MEX 80 COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB HIS JAM 82 CLM VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia camptocarpa Fée, Gen. 137 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia podophylla (Sw.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Lonchitis pedata L., Sp. ed. II, 2: 1536 (1763) (non Pteris pedata L.)
= Pteris camptocarpa (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 229 (1858)
= Pteris inflexa Copel., Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 19: 289, t. 41 (1941)
= Pteris pedata (L.) Kuhn, Hedwigia 35: 161 (1896) (non L. (1753))
= Pteris trialata Sodiro, Rec. Cr. vasc. quit. 107 (1893)
= Pteris luederwaldtii Rosenst., Hedwigia 66: 361 (1915) (luderwaldtii)
species :
Pteris praestantissima (Bory ex Fée) Christenh.; Phytotaxa 18: (2011)
Distribution: Costa Rica; Panama; Ecuador; N-Venezuela; Guadeloupe; Dominica; Martinique; St. Vincent; Colombia (Cundinamarca); Venezuela (Aragua, Sucre, Tachira, Yaracuy)
80 COS PAN 81 DOM GDL MAR STV 82 CLM VEN 83 ECU
Synonyms: hidden
= Chrysodium praestantissimum (Bory ex Fée) Mett., Fil. Hort. Bot. Lips. 21 (1856)
= Lomagramma praestantissima (Bory ex Fée) Griseb., Fl. br. W. Ind. 678 (1864)
= Neurocallis praestantissima var. subcaudata L.D.Gómez, Rev. Biol. Trop. 20: 183 (1972)
= Pteris dominicensis Baker, Hook., Ic. Pl. t. 1642 (1886)
= Pteris macrodictya Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 7: 267 (1907)
= Neurocallis praestantissima Bory ex Fée, Mém. Foug. 2: 89 (1845)
species :
Pteris praetermissa T.G.Walker; Kew Bull. 14: 327, f. 3, t. 5 E (1960)
Distribution: India (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra); Sri Lanka
40 IND SRL
Remarks: sect. Campteria
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris furunculata N.C.Nair & S.R.Ghosh, J. Indian Bot. Soc. 55: 38 (1976) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris manickamii Rajkumar, J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(3): 313 (2005 publ. 2006) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2017)
species :
Pteris preussii Hieron.; Engl. Jahrb. 68: 399 (1916)
Distribution: Liberia; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Central African Republic; Sudan; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; ?Angola
22 LBR 23 BIO BUR CAF CMN CON EQG RWA ZAI 24 SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris deistelii Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 63: 400 (1915)
= Pteris prolifera Hieron., Engl. Jahrb. 68: 397 (1915)
species :
Pteris propinqua J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 65 (1839)
Distribution: Cuba; Honduras; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Cesar, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Huila, La Guajira, Magdalena, Meta, Risaralda, Tolima, Valle); Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Beni, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz); Brazil (Acre, Amazonas, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Goiás, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Pará, Pernambuco, Paraná, Rondônia, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Paraguay (Amambay); Venezuela (Amazonas, Apure, Aragua, Barinas, Bolívar, Falcon, Merida, Monagas, Portuguesa, Trujillo, Zulia); Jamaica; Surinam; French Guiana
80 COS HON NIC PAN 81 CUB JAM 82 CLM FRG SUR VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA 85 PAR
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria luschnathiana Klotzsch, Linn. 14. 286 (1840) (nomen)
= Litobrochia breviloba T.Moore, Ind. 220 (1861)
= Litobrochia propinqua (J.Agardh) J.Sm., Bot. Voy. Herald 234 (1854)
= Pteris goeldiana Christ, Hedwigia 44: 364 (1905) (nomen)
= Pteris goeldii Christ, Denkschr. Akad. Wien 79: 31 (1907)
= Pteris luschnathiana (Klotzsch) Baker, Syn. 172 (1867)
= Pteris propinqua var. cumingiana J.Agardh, Recens. Spec. Pter. 65 (1839)
= Pteris aculeata var. propinqua (J.Agardh) Baker, Mart., Fl. Bras. 1(2): 412 (1870)
species :
Pteris pseudolonchitis Bory ex Willd.; Sp. 5: 389 (1810)
Distribution: Comores (Grande Comore); Madagascar; Seychelles; La Réunion
29 COM MDG REU SEY
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris tripartita var. pseudolonchitis (Bory ex Willd.) C.Chr., (1906)
species :
Pteris pseudopellucida Ching; Lingnan Sci. J. 15 395 (1936)
Distribution: China (SE-Yunnan); Vietnam; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, West Bengal, Nagaland); Bhutan; Myanmar; Bangladesh; ?Thailand; Laos
36 CHI 40 BAN BHU IND 41 LAO MYA VIE
Remarks: reports of P. stenophylla from Indochina belong here fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris subsimplex Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 3 (1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris pellucida f. simplex Hook.
species :
Pteris pseudowoodwardioides Rakotondr.; Adansonia 38(1): 17 (2016)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris pseudowulaiensis Y.S.Chao; Taiwania 66(3): 314 (2021)
Distribution: Taiwan; China (Guangdong, Guangxi, Fujian, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan)
36 CHI 38 TAI
species :
Pteris pteridioides (Hook.) Ballard; Kew Bull. 1937: 348 (1937)
Distribution: Guinea; Liberia; Sierra Leone; Ivory Coast; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; São Tomé; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Sudan; Ethiopia; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; Madagascar
22 GUI IVO LBR SIE 23 BIO BUR CMN RWA SAO ZAI 24 ETH SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 MLW MOZ ZIM 29 MDG
Remarks: sometimes included in the Asian P. longipes D. Don or P. pellucens or in the neotropical P. muricella Fée
Synonyms: hidden
= Hypolepis pteridioides Hook., 2. Cent. Ferns, t. 59 (1861) (non Mett. (1856))
= Pteris brevisora Baker, Syn. 162 (1867) (nom. illeg.)
species :
Pteris puberula Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 11: 52 (1941)
Distribution: China (Yunnan); Tibet; Nepal; N-Thailand; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Bhutan; Myanmar (Kachin, etc.)
36 CHI TIB 40 BHU IND NEP 41 MYA THA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nepalensis H.Itô, H. Hara, Fl. E. Himal. 466, t. 25 (1966) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 1997)
species :
Pteris pulchra Schltdl. & Cham.; Linn. 5: 614 (1830)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Veracruz); Guatemala; Nicaragua; Colombia (Magdalena)
79 MEX 80 GUA NIC 82 CLM
Remarks: haenkeana agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia mexicana Fée, Gen. 136 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia pulchra (Schltdl. & Cham.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris arborescens M.Martens & Galeotti, Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 15: 54 (1842)
= Pteris mexicana (Fée) E.Fourn., Mex. Pl. 117 (1872)
species :
Pteris pungens Willd.; Sp. 5: 387 (1810)
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Veracruz); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Amazonas, Antioquia, Cauca, Chocó, Nariño, Norte de Santander, Valle, Vaupés); Brazil (Acre, Amazonas, Bahia, Mato Grosso, Pará, Roraima); Venezuela (Amazonas, Barinas, Delta Amacuro, Tachira, Zulia); Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Beni, Cochabamba, La Paz, Pando, Santa Cruz); Guadeloupe; Martinique; Guyana; Surinam; French Guiana; Puerto Rico; Jamaica; Hispaniola; Trinidad
79 MEX 80 BLZ COS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 GDL HIS JAM MAR PUE TRT 82 CLM FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris acuminata Desv., Berl. Mag. 5: 324 (1811)
= Pteris longicauda Christ, Primit. Fl. Costar. 3: 21 (1901)
= Pteris macroura Willd., Sp. 5: 380 (1810)
= Pteris biaurita var. pungens (Willd.) Christ, (1897)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. pungens (Willd.) Bommer & Christ, (1896)
= Pteris pungens var. shimekii Rosenst., Mem. Soc. Sci. Nat. Neuchatel 5(2): 51 (-52, 37, t. 3, fig. 3) (1914)
species :
Pteris purdoniana Maxon; Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 18: 41 c. fig. (1909)
Distribution: Jamaica
81 JAM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris longifolia var. purdoniana (Maxon) Vareschi, (1968)
species :
Pteris quadriaurita Retz.; Obs. Bot. 6: 38 (1791) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 328 (1914)
Name: Striped brake
Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas); Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Caldas, Cauca, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Valle); Guyana; Ecuador; Peru; Bolivia (Chuquisaca, Santa Cruz, Tarija); Argentina (Jujuy, Misiones, Salta); Paraguay (Amambay, Canindeyu); Brazil (Brasilia Distrito Federal, Goiás, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo); Venezuela (Amazonas, Aragua, Bolívar, Venezuela Distrito Federal, Falcon, Lara, Merida, Miranda, Portuguesa, Tachira, Trujillo, Zulia); Trinidad; Montserrat; Guadeloupe; Martinique; Puerto Rico; Jamaica; Cuba; Hispaniola; Japan [I]; Sri Lanka [I]; S-India [I]; USA [I] (Florida [I])
38 jap 40 ind srl 78 usa 79 MEX 80 BLZ COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB GDL HIS JAM MAR MTS PUE TRT 82 CLM GUY VEN 83 BOL ECU PER 84 BRA 85 ARG PAR
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Campteria galeottii (Fée) T.Moore, Ind. 220 (1861)
= Litobrochia galeottii Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 75 (1857)
= Pteris attenuata C.Presl, Rel. Haenk. 1: 55 (1825)
= Pteris biaurita var. quadriaurita (Retz.) Krug, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24(1): 99 (1897)
= Pteris biaurita var. repandula (Link) Kuhn, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24(1): 99 (1897)
= Pteris calcarata Bory, Bél., Voy. Bot. 2: 42 (1833)
= Pteris edentula Kunze, Linn. 9: 75 (1834)
= Pteris felosma J.Sm., Comp. Curtis Bot. Mag. 72: 24 (1846)
= Pteris galeottii (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 204 (1858)
= Pteris hispida C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 145 (1836)
= Pteris megaphylla Mett. ex Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 4: 96 (1868)
= Pteris nemoralis var. major M.Martens & Galeotti, Mém. Foug. Mexique 53 (1842)
= Pteris pectinata Desv., Berl. Mag. 5: 324 (1811) (non Cav. (1802))
= Pteris plumeria Ettingsh., Farnkr. 95, t. 61, f. 3 (1865)
= Pteris plumierii Link, Enum. Fil. alt. 2: 462 (1822)
= Pteris plumula Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 297 (1827)
= Pteris presliana J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. Ind. Fil. 83 (1839)
= Pteris prolifera J.Bommer, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 35, pt. 1: 189 (1896)
= Pteris pyrophylla Blume, Enum. Fil. 212 (1828)
= Pteris quadrialata Willd., Sp. 5: 385 (1810)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. asperula Christ, Pittier, Prim. Fl. Costaric. 3: 22 (1901)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. curtidens Christ, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 35, pt. 1: 189 (1896)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. strigulosa Christ
= Pteris repandula Link, Fil. Sp. 56 (1841)
= Pteris smithiana C.Presl ex Ettingsh., Farnkr. 95, t. 57, f. 2 (1865)
= Pteris trachyphylla Kunze, Bot. Zeit. (Berlin) 196 (1848)
species :
Pteris quadristipitis X.Y.Wang & P.S.Wang; Pterid. Fl. Guizhou, 598 (2001)
Distribution: China (S-Guizhou)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris quinquefoliata (Copel.) Ching; Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 24 (1990)
Distribution: China (N-Guangdong)
36 CHI
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nana var. quinquefoliata Copel., Philipp. J. Sci., C 282 (1908)
species :
Pteris rakotondrainibeae Kottaim.; Phytotaxa 453(2): 154 (2020), nom. nov.
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris rugosa Rakotondr., Adansonia 38(1): 22 (2016), nom. illeg.
species :
Pteris ramosii Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 11 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Luzon)
42 PHI
Remarks: Possibly a variant of P. philippinensis
species :
Pteris rangiferina C.Presl ex Miq.; Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 4: 95 (1868)
Distribution: Java; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Philippines
42 BOR JAW PHI
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris rangiferina var. scabripes C.Chr., (1934)
species :
Pteris rasoloheryana Rakotondr.; Adansonia 38(1): 20 (2016)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
species :
Pteris reducta Baker; J. Bot. 211 (1880)
Distribution: Sumatra
42 SUM
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris salakensis Alderw., Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. II, 7: 26 (1912)
species :
Pteris remotifolia Baker; J. Linn. Soc. 16: 199 (1877)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris remotipinna Bonap., Notes pterid. 5: 72 (1917)
= Pteris remotifolia var. scabra Bonap., Notes Pterid. 5: 102 (1917)
species :
Pteris repens C.Chr.; Ind. 606 (1906)
Distribution: S-Nigeria; Cameroon; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Sudan; Angola; Congo [Brazzaville]
22 NGA 23 CMN CON EQG GAB 24 SUD 26 ANG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nitida Mett. ex Kuhn, Fil. Afr. 86 (1868) (non R. Br. (1810))
= Afropteris repens (C.Chr.) Alston, Bol. Soc. Broter. Ser. 2, 30: 5 (1956)
species :
Pteris reptans T.G.Walker; Kew Bull. 14: 325, f. 2, t. 5(D) (1960)
Distribution: Sri Lanka; S-India (Kerala)
40 IND SRL
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
species :
Pteris roseolilacina Hieron.; Hedwigia 55: 350 (1914)
Distribution: India (Meghalaya, Mizoram, Uttarakhand, Manipur, ?Sikkim, West Bengal); Nepal; Myanmar; China (Himalayas)
36 CHI 40 IND NEP 41 MYA
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Valid species fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008 and 2015, included in P. aspericaulis by Flora of China
species :
Pteris rugosifolia Y.S.Chao; Syst. Bot. 44(2): 277 (2019)
Distribution: Taiwan
38 TAI
Remarks: cretica agg.
species :
Pteris ryukyuensis Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 4: 204 (1935)
Distribution: Japan (Kyushu); Ryukyu Isl.; Philippines; Taiwan
38 JAP NNS TAI 42 PHI
species :
Pteris satsumana Kurata; J. Geobot. 16: 66 (1968)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg.
species :
Pteris saxatilis (Carse) Carse; Tr. New Zeal. Inst. 69: 315 (1928)
Distribution: New Zealand (North Isl., South Isl.)
51 NZL
Remarks: comans agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris macilenta var. saxatilis Carse, Tr. New Zeal. Inst. 61: 95 (1919)
species :
Pteris scabra Bory ex Willd.; Sp. 5: 386 (1810)
Distribution: Mauritius; La Réunion; Seychelles
29 MAU REU SEY
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris angustata Bory ex Willd., (1810)
= Pteris arguta Ham. ex Wall., Num. List no. 2179 (1829)
= Pteris elastica Tausch, Sieb., Syn. Fil. exs. n. 15 (1827)
= Pteris mascarenensis Spreng., Syst. 4: 75 (1827)
= Pteris punctata Fée, Mém. Foug. 10: 18, t. 32, f. 4 (1865)
= Pteris sexalata Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 298 (1827)
species :
Pteris scabripes Wall.; Num. List no. 94 (1828) ex J. Agardh
Distribution: peninsular Malaysia (Penang, Pahang); SE-Thailand; peninsular Thailand; India (Assam State, Karnataka, Kerala, Meghalaya, Tamil Nadu); Myanmar; ?SW-China
40 IND 41 MYA THA 42 MLY
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris silent-valliensis S.R.Ghosh & R.K.Ghosh, J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 79(2): 385 (1982 publ. 1983) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
species :
Pteris scabririgens Fraser-Jenk., S.C.Verma & T.G.Walker; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 111 (2008)
Distribution: India (Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, ?Manipur, ?Nagaland, Sikkim, West Bengal); Nepal; Bhutan; Tibet
36 TIB 40 BHU IND NEP
species :
Pteris schlechteri Brause; Engl. Jahrb. 49: 33, t. 2B (1912)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Philippines (Luzon, Negros, Mindanao); Moluccas (Seram); Sulawesi
42 MOL NWG PHI SUL
species :
Pteris schwackeana Christ; Schwacke, Pl. Nov. Mineiras 2: 97 (1900)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo)
84 BRA
Remarks: haenkeana agg.
species :
Pteris semiadnata Phil.; Linn. 29: 106 (1857)
Distribution: Argentina (Neuquen, Rio Negro); Chile (Bio Bio, Araucania, Los Lagos, Aisen, Magallanes)
85 ARG CLE
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris flexuosa Mett., Fil. Lechl. 1: 12 (1856) (non Kaulf. (1830))
= Pteris marattiifolia Hook., Sp. 2: 177, t. 122 (1858)
species :
Pteris semipinnata L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1076 (1753), nom. cons.
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, S-Guizhou, Hunan, S-Jiangxi, Sichuan, S-Yunnan); Taiwan; Ryukyu Isl.; South Korea; Bhutan; Borneo; Moluccas (Seram); Sulawesi; Laos; Myanmar (Kachin, etc.); Philippines; Thailand; Sumatra; Vietnam; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal); Bangladesh; Nepal; New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Australia [I] (NE-Queensland [I])
36 CHI 38 KOR NNS TAI 40 BAN BHU IND NEP 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR MOL NWG PHI SUL SUM 50 aus
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia dimidiata (Willd.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris alata Lam., Illustr., t. 869, Poir., Encycl. 5: 716 (1804)
= Pteris dimidiata Roxb., Griffith, Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 507 (1844), nom. superfl., nec Willd. 1810.
= Pteris dimidiata Willd., Sp. 5: 381 (1810)
= Pteris flabellata Schkuhr, Kr. Gew. 1: t. 93 (1809)
species :
Pteris setulosocostulata Hayata; Ic. Pl. Formos. 4: 241, t. 168 (1914)
Distribution: China (Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan); Taiwan; Japan (Kyushu); Philippines
36 CHI 38 JAP TAI 42 PHI
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Kept separate from P. spinescens by Flora of China and Knapp (Ferns of Taiwan)
species :
Pteris silvatica Alderw.; Mal. Ferns Suppl. Corr. 53 (1917)
Distribution: Sumatra; Java
42 JAW SUM
species :
Pteris similis Kuhn; v. Decken, Reis. 3(3), Bot. 21 (1879)
Distribution: Guinea; Mali; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Togo; Nigeria; Cameroon; Gabon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; São Tomé; Principe Isl.; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Central African Republic; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; ?Uganda; ?Tanzania; Sudan; Angola
22 GHA GUI IVO LBR MLI NGA SIE TOG 23 BIO CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI SAO ZAI 24 SUD 26 ANG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris congoensis Christ, Ann. Mus. Congo V, 8: 29 (1909)
= Pteris molunduensis Hieron., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 53(3-5): 417 (1915)
species :
Pteris simplex Holttum; Blumea 11: 531 (1962)
Distribution: New Guinea (Papua New Guinea)
42 NWG
species :
Pteris sinensis Ching; Lingnan Sci. J. 16: 392 (1936)
Distribution: China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur); Nepal; Japan; South Korea
36 CHI 38 JAP KOR 40 IND NEP
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris excelsa var. inaequalis (Baker) S.H.Wu, Fl. Fujianica 1: 75 (1982), et Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 50 (1990)
= Pteris excelsa var. simplicior (Tagawa) W.C.Shieh, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 79: 289 (1966)
= Pteris inaequalis Baker, J. Bot. 199 (1875), non (Fée) Jenman
= Pteris inaequalis var. simplicior Tagawa, J. Jap. Bot. 14(9): 600, 603 (1938)
species :
Pteris sotae O.G.Martínez; Phytotaxa 267(4): 291 (2016)
Distribution: NE-Argentina; Bolivia
83 BOL 85 ARG
species :
Pteris speciosa Mett. ex Kuhn; Linn. 36: 91 (1896)
Distribution: Costa Rica; Panama; Colombia (Antioquia, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Putumayo, Santander, Valle); Ecuador; Peru
80 COS PAN 82 CLM 83 ECU PER
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris reticulata Mett. ex Kuhn, Linn. 36: 91 (1869) (non Desv. (1811))
= Pteris reticulato-venosa Hieron., Hedwigia 48: 243 (1909)
species :
Pteris spinescens C.Presl; Rel. Haenk. 1: 56 (1825) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 368 (1914)
Distribution: China (Himalayas); Tibet; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Mizoram West Bengal); Nepal; Myanmar (Kachin, etc.); Bhutan
36 CHI TIB 40 BHU IND NEP 41 MYA
species :
Pteris splendens Kaulf.; Enum. Fil. 186 (1824)
Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Ceará, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo); Ecuador; Guyana; Peru; Paraguay
82 GUY 83 ECU PER 84 BRA 85 PAR
Remarks: haenkeana agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia organensis Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 240 (1869)
= Litobrochia papyracea Fée, Gen. 136 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia praealta Fée, Cr. vasc. Br. 1: 46, t. 11, f. 2 (1872)
= Litobrochia splendens (Kaulf.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris denticulata var. papyracea (Fée) Christ, Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 79: 37 (1908)
= Pteris papyracea (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 212 (1858)
= Pteris splendens var. organensis (Fée) Dutra, Anais Reunião Sul-Amer. Bot. 2: 33 (1940)
= Pteris splendens var. praealta (Fée) Christ, Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 79: 38 (1908)
species :
Pteris splendida Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 9 (1983)
Distribution: China (NW-Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan)
36 CHI
variant :
var. longlinensis Ching & S.H.Wu; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 9 (1983)
Distribution: China (NW-Guangxi, Hunan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris squamipes Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 81: 11, t. 10 (1952)
Distribution: Philippines (Mindanao)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris stenophylla Wall. ex Hook. & Grev.; Icon. Fil. t.130 (1829)
Distribution: India (Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Tibet; Nepal; Laos
36 TIB 40 IND NEP 41 LAO
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris cretica var. stenophylla (Wall. ex Hook. & Grev.) Hook. & Baker, Syn. Fil. 154 (1874)
= Pteris digitata Wall., Num. List no. 91 (1828) (nomen nud.)
= Pteris pellucida var. stenophylla (Wall. ex Hook. & Grev.) C.B.Clarke, Tr. Linn. Soc. II, 1: 463 (1880)
species :
Pteris stridens J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 45 (1839)
Distribution: Cuba; Jamaica; Hispaniola
81 CUB HIS JAM
Remarks: deflexa agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris deflexa var. stridens (J.Agardh) Proctor, Bull. Inst. Jamaica, Sci. Ser. 5: 53 (1953)
species :
Pteris striphnophylla Mickel; Amer. Fern J. 74(4): 117 (1984)
Distribution: Hispaniola (Dominican Republic)
81 HIS
species :
Pteris subesquirolii Y.S.Chao; Syst. Bot. 44(2): 278 (2019)
Distribution: Taiwan; China (Hunan, Guizhou, Sichuan, Guangxi)
36 CHI 38 TAI
Remarks: cretica agg. Possibly a synonym of P. elmeri
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris pellucidifolia Hayata, Icon. Pl. Formosan. 6, Suppl. (Gen. Ind. Fl. Formos.): 114 (1917) (fide Knapp)
species :
Pteris subindivisa C.B.Clarke; Tr. Linn. Soc. II, 1: 467, t. 56, f. 1 (1880)
Distribution: China (W-Yunnan); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Mizoram, Sikkim, West Bengal); Bhutan; Nepal; Myanmar
36 CHI 40 BHU IND NEP 41 MYA
Remarks: sect. Campteria. Valid species fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008 and 2015, included in P. aspericaulis by Flora of China
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris aspericaulis var. subindivisa (C.B.Clarke) Ching, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 3(1): 61 (1990)
= Pteris beddomei Sarn.Singh & Panigrahi, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 567 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris panigrahiana Sarn.Singh, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 586 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. subindivisa (C.B.Clarke) Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India 112 (1883)
= Pteris submiaoensis Sarn.Singh & Panigrahi, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 599 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris tirapensis Panigrahi & Sarn.Singh, Ferns Fern-Allies Arunachal Pradesh 2: 601 (2005) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
species :
Pteris subquinata (Wall. ex Bedd.) J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 21 (1839)
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Bhutan; Nepal; N-Thailand; Laos; Myanmar; China (S-Yunnan)
36 CHI 40 BHU IND NEP 41 LAO MYA THA
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris monghaiensis Ching, Acta Bot. Austro Sin. 1: 14 (1983)
= Pteris quadriaurita var. subquinata Wall. ex Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India, Suppl. 23 (1892)
= Pteris subquinata Wall., Num. List no. 104 (1828)
species :
Pteris swartziana J.Agardh; Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 34 (1839)
Distribution: Jamaica; Cuba
81 CUB JAM
Remarks: quadriaurita agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris biaurita var. swartziana (J.Agardh) C.Chr., Ind. Fil. 593, 608 (1906)
species :
Pteris sylhetensis Fraser-Jenk. & Sushil K.Singh; Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 2: 424 (2018)
Distribution: Bangladesh (Sylhet)
40 BAN
species :
Pteris tahuataensis Lorence & K.R.Wood; PhytoKeys 4: 33 (2011)
Distribution: Marquesas Isl. (Tahuata)
61 MRQ
Remarks: comans agg.
Conservation Status: critically endangered
species :
Pteris taiwanensis Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 16 (1983)
Distribution: India (Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, West Bengal); Bhutan; ?China; Nepal; Taiwan
38 TAI 40 BHU IND NEP
Remarks: status and nomenclature fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2017)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris wallichiana var. magna (Christ) Tagawa, J. Jap. Bot. 13: 182 (1937)
= Pteris tripartita var. magna Christ, Bull. Herb. Boiss. II, 1: 1016 (1901)
species :
Pteris talamauana Alderw.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. II, 28: 42 (1918)
Distribution: Sumatra
42 SUM
Remarks: provisionally accepted name
species :
Pteris tapeinidiifolia H.Itô; Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 67: 220, f. 4 (1954)
Distribution: Palau (Koror, Angaur)
62 PLU
species :
Pteris tarandus M.Kato & K.U.Kramer; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 41(4-6): 158 (1990)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram)
42 MOL
species :
Pteris tenuissima Ching; Lingnan Sci. J. 15: 394 (1936), nom. nov.
Distribution: Myanmar
41 MYA
Remarks: not in NE-India
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris quadriaurita var. setigera Bedd., Handb. Ferns Brit. India, t. 202 (1867), non Hook.
species :
Pteris terminalis Wall.; Num. List no. 101 (1828) ex J. Agardh, Recens. Spec. Gen. Pterid. 20 (1839)
Distribution: China (Chongqing, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Tibet; South Korea; Japan; India (Jammu & Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Bhutan; Pakistan; Nepal; ?Philippines; Vietnam; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); peninsular Malaysia (Taiping Hills, Perak); Moluccas (Seram, Ambon); Lesser Sunda Isl. (Sumbawa, Flores); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Kolombangara, Santa Ysabel); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Sulawesi; Hawaii (Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, Hawaii Isl.); Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Taveuni)
36 CHI TIB 38 JAP KOR TAI 40 BHU IND NEP PAK 41 VIE 42 BOR LSI MLY MOL NWG SUL 43 BIS SOL 60 FIJ 63 HAW
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris atropurpurea Goldm., Nova Acta 19, Suppl. 1: 457 (1843)
= Pteris excelsa Gaudich., Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 388 (1829), non Blume 1828
= Pteris excelsa var. rotunda H.C.Pande & P.C.Pande, Indian Fern J. 11(1-2): 99 (1994 publ. 1995) (without latin descr. or type), et Ill. Fern Fl. Kumaon Himalaya 1: 125 (2003)
= Pteris excelsissima Hayata, Ic. Pl. Formos. 4: 239, f. 167 (1914)
= Pteris inaequalis var. aequata (Miq.) Tagawa, J. Jap. Bot. 14(9): 600 (1938)
= Pteris kuhnii E.Fourn., Ann. sc. nat. V, 18: 322 (1973)
= Pteris longipinnula Franch. & Sav., (1876) (non Wall. 1828)
= Pteris semipinnata var. aequata Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 3: 172 (1867)
= Pteris torricelliana Christ, K. Schum. & Lauterb., Nachtr. Fl. deutsch. Südsee 45 (1905)
variant :
var. fauriei (Christ) Ebihara & Nakato; Phytotaxa 314(1): 76 (2017)
Distribution: South Korea
38 KOR
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris semipinnata var. fauriei Christ, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 5: 12 (1908)
species :
Pteris tibetica Ching; C. Y. Wu, Fl. Xizangica 1: 68, t. 18, f. 1-4 (1983)
Distribution: Tibet; Nepal; India (Sikkim)
36 TIB 40 IND NEP
Remarks: valid species and not a synonym of P. aspericaulis fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015, 2017)
species :
Pteris togoensis Hieron.; Engl. Jahrb. 68: 402 (1915)
Distribution: Senegal; Guinea; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Togo; Benin; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Annobon Isl.; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; Central African Republic; Sudan; Uganda; Tanzania; Angola
22 BEN GHA GUI IVO LBR NGA SEN SIE TOG 23 ANN BIO CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI SAO 24 SUD 25 TAN UGA 26 ANG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris paucipinnata Alston, Exell, Bull. Inst. Franc. Afr. Noire, A, 21: 443 (1959)
= Pteris quadriaurita ssp. togoensis (Hieron.) Schelpe, Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 66 (1969)
species :
Pteris trachyrachis C.Chr.; Cat. Pl. Madag. Pterid. 54 (1932) (nomen), Dansk Bot. Ark. 7: 133, t. 52, f. 1 (1932)
Distribution: Madagascar
29 MDG
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris biaurita f. trachyrachis Bonap., Notes Pterid. 5: 68 (1917)
species :
Pteris transparens Mett.; Ann. sc. nat. V, 2: 221 (1864)
Distribution: Colombia (Antioquia, Cundinamarca, Valle); Ecuador; Peru
82 CLM 83 ECU PER
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris nuda Copel., Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 19: 302, t. 60 (1941)
species :
Pteris tremula R.Br.; Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holl. 154 (1810)
Name: Tender brake, Australian brake fern, trembling fern, shaking brake (EN); Turawera (Maori); Zitter-Saumfarn (DE)
Distribution: Australia (S-Northern Territory, E-South Australia, Queensland, E-New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, Victoria, Tasmania); ?Lesser Sunda Isl. (?Lombok); New Zealand (North Isl., South Isl., Three Kings Isl.); Kermadec Isl.; Chatham Isl.; Lord Howe Isl.; Norfolk Isl.; Fiji (Kadavu); Austral Isl. (Raivavae); S-India [I]; Argentina [I]; Mexico [I] (Queretaro [I]); South Africa [I] (W-Cape Prov. [I], E-Cape Prov. [I], KwaZulu-Natal [I]); Azores [I] (Sao Miguel Isl. [I], Terceira [I], Faial [I]); Madeira [I] (Madeira Isl. [I]); Canary Isl. [I] (Gran Canaria [I], Tenerife [I]); USA [I] (California [I])
21 azo cny mdr 27 saf 40 ind 50 AUS LHI NFK 51 CTM KER NZL 60 FIJ 61 AUI 76 usa 79 mex 85 arg
Remarks: chilensis agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris affinis A.Rich., Fl. N. Zél. 81 (1832)
= Pteris argentea hort.Sander., Gard. Chr. III, 27: 206 (1900)
= Pteris chrysocarpa Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 33 (1833)
= Pteris tenuis A.Cunn., Hook., Comp. Bot. Mag. 2: 365 (1836)
= Pteris arguta var. tremula (R.Br.) Luerss., (1873)
= Pteris tremula var. pectinata Domin, Bibl. Bot. (1928)
species :
Pteris treubii Alderw.; Bull. Dépt. agric. Ind. néerl. 18: 12 (1908)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram)
42 MOL
species :
Pteris tricolor Linden; Gard. Chr. 123 (1860) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 66: 352 (1914)
Name: Painted brake
Distribution: China (SE-Yunnan); India (Manipur, Mizoram); Bhutan; Myanmar
36 CHI 40 BHU IND 41 MYA
Remarks: valid species fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008 and 2015, included in P. aspericaulis by Flora of China
Conservation Status: IUCN EN for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris aspericaulis var. tricolor T.Moore ex Lowe, New Ferns 19, t. 9 (1860-61)
species :
Pteris tripartita Sw.; Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 67 (1801)
Name: Trisect brake, Giant brake
Distribution: Guinea; Sierra Leone; Liberia; Ivory Coast; Ghana; Nigeria; Cameroon; Bioko Isl. [Fernando Poo]; Principe Isl.; São Tomé; Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni); Gabon; Congo [Brazzaville]; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Central African Republic; Angola; Uganda; Kenya; Tanzania; Zanzibar; Comores (Mayotte); Madagascar; Seychelles; Mauritius; Agalega Isl.; ?La Réunion; Chagos Arch. (Diego Garcia); Australia (NE-Queensland); Christmas Isl. [Austr.]; ?Taiwan; China (Hainan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hunan); Singapore; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); India (Arunachal Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, ?Maharashtra); Andaman Isl.; Nicobar Isl.; Sri Lanka; peninsular Malaysia; Philippines; Palawan; Thailand; Sulawesi; Sumatra; Laos; Vietnam; Java; Moluccas (Seram); Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Flores); Solomon Isl. (Kolombangara, Rennell, Vangunu, Bellona, Santa Ysabel, Makira, Malaita, Nggela Sule, San Jorge); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Bismarck Arch. (Manus Isl.); Santa Cruz Isl.; Guam; Northern Marianas (Uracas, Rota Isl., Saipan); Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Ovalau, Taveuni); Rotuma Isl.; Palau (Koror, Ulebsechel, Urukthapel, Ngeanges, Angaur); Fed. States of Micronesia (Sonsorol, Yap, Eauripik, Woleai, Faraulep, Ifalik, Lamotrek, Satawal, Truk, Fefan, Nama, Namoluk, Etal, Lukunor, Satawan, Nukuoro, Kapingamarangi, Pohnpei, Mokil, Pingelap, Kosrae); Marshall Isl. (Namorik, Jaluit, Ebon); Wallis & Futuna (Wallis Isl.); Nauru; Gilbert Isl. (Butaritari); Tonga (Late Isl., ´Eua, Vava´u, Tafahi); New Caledonia; American Samoa (Tutuila, Ofu, Ta´u); [Western] Samoa (Savaii, Upolu); Tuvalu (Nui Atoll); Society Isl. (Moorea, Tahiti); Austral Isl. (Tubuai, Raivavae, Rurutu, Rapa Iti); Niue; Marquesas Isl. (Nuku Hiva, Ua Huka, Ua Pou, Hiva Oa, Tahuata, Mohotani, Fatu Hiva); Costa Rica [I]; Central America [I]; South America [I]; Costa Rica [I]; Panama [I]; Colombia [I]; Venezuela [I]; Brazil [I]; Ecuador [I]; Peru [I]; St. Lucia [I]; Puerto Rico [I]; Jamaica [I]; Surinam [I]; French Guiana [I]; Mexico [I] (Veracruz [I]); Bolivia [I]; Trinidad [I]; Cuba [I]; USA [I] (Florida [I])
22 GHA GUI IVO LBR NGA SIE 23 BIO CAF CMN CON EQG GAB PRI SAO ZAI 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG 29 AGA CGS COM MAU MDG SEY 36 CHI 40 IND SRL 41 AND LAO NCB THA VIE 42 BOR JAW LSI MLY MOL NWG PHI PLW SNG SUL SUM XMS 43 BIS SOL 50 AUS 60 ASA FIJ GIL NRU NUE NWC ROT SAM SCZ TON TUV WAL 61 AUI MRQ SCI 62 GUM MIC MRN MRS PLU 78 usa 79 mex 80 cos pan 81 cub jam pue stl trt 82 clm frg sur ven 83 bol ecu per 84 bra
Remarks: deflexa agg. P. milneana is possibly a separate species
Conservation Status: IUCN EN for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012). Endangered (Singapore)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris pedatifida Roxb., Griffith, Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 508 (1844)
= Asplenium lineare (Wall.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 108 (1836)
= Campteria junghuhnii Reinw., ms
= Campteria pseudolonchitis C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 147 (1836)
= Litobrochia divaricata Brack., U. S. Expl. Exp. 16: 108 (1854)
= Litobrochia intermedia (Blume) J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841)
= Litobrochia marginata (Bory) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia microdictyon Fée, Gen. 138 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia milneana (Hook.) Carruth., Seem., Fl. Vit. 350 (1873)
= Litobrochia pseudo-lonchitis Fée, Gen. 135 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia tripartita (Sw.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 150 (1836)
= Pteris attenuata Sw., Schrad., J. Bot. 1800(2): 66 (1801)
= Pteris connexa J.Sm., J. Bot. 3: 405 (1841) (p. p.)
= Pteris feliciennae F.Muell., Fragm. 5: 124 (1866)
= Pteris guilleminei J.Agardh, Guill., Ann. sc. nat. II, 6: 314 (1836)
= Pteris intermedia Blume, Enum. Fil. 211 (1828)
= Pteris junghuhnii Reinw. ex Baker, Syn. 170 (1887)
= Pteris linearis Wall., Num. List no. 105 (1828)
= Pteris longipes Blume, Enum. Fil. 212 (1828)
= Pteris marginata Bory, Voy. 2: 192 (1804)
= Pteris microdictyon (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 228 (1858)
= Pteris milneana (Hook.) Baker, Syn. 170 (1867)
= Pteris revolvens J.Agardh, Rec. Sp. Gen. Pterid. 74 (1839)
= Pteris semiovata Poir., Encycl. 5: 723 (1804)
= Pteris subpedata Wall., Num. List no. 110 (1828)
= Pteris tripartita var. feliciennae (F.Muell.) Domin, Bibl. Bot. (1928)
= Pteris tripartita var. milneana Hook., Sp. 2: 226, t. 238 (1858)
= Pteris uniseriata Poir., Encycl. suppl. 4: 608 (1816)
variant :
var. raivavensis E.D.Br.; Bull. Bernice P. Bishop Mus. 89 [Fl. S. E. Polynesia II]: 79 (1931)
Distribution: Austral Isl. (Raivavae)
61 AUI
species :
Pteris umbrosa R.Br.; Prod. 154 (1810)
Name: Jungle brake
Distribution: Australia (E-Queensland, SE-Victoria, E-New South Wales)
50 AUS
species :
Pteris undulatipinna Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 3 (1983)
Distribution: China (S-Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris usambarensis Hieron.; Engl., Pflanzenw. Ostafr. C: 80 (1895)
Distribution: Kenya; Tanzania; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Rwanda; Burundi
23 BUR RWA ZAI 25 KEN TAN
species :
Pteris vaupelii Hieron.; Hedwigia 66: 364 (1914)
Distribution: [Western] Samoa (Savaii, Upolu); American Samoa (Tutuila, Ofu, Ta´u)
60 ASA SAM
species :
Pteris venezuelensis A.R.Sm. & J.Prado; Brittonia 56(1): 86 (2004)
Distribution: Venezuela (Tachira)
82 VEN
species :
Pteris venulosa Blume; Enum. Fil. 209 (1828)
Distribution: India (Manipur, ?Mizoram, Tripura); Myanmar; Bhutan; Laos; Vietnam; Java; peninsular Malaysia; Thailand; Sumatra; ?Cambodia
40 BHU IND 41 LAO MYA THA VIE 42 JAW MLY SUM
Conservation Status: IUCN CR for India (Fraser-Jenkins 2012)
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris sumatrana Baker, J. Bot. 167 (1881)
species :
Pteris venusta Kunze; Bot. Zeit. (Berlin) 6: 195 (1868)
subspecies :
subsp. venusta
Distribution: Andaman Isl.; India (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Goa); Java; Borneo
40 IND 41 AND 42 BOR JAW
subspecies :
subsp. matsudae (Masam.) Fraser-Jenk. & Kandel; Ferns and Fern-allies of Nepal 1: 357 (2015)
Distribution: Taiwan; China (Yunnan); Bhutan; Cambodia; India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, ?Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttarakhand, West Bengal); Bangladesh; Laos; Thailand; peninsular Malaysia; Myanmar; Vietnam
36 CHI 38 TAI 40 BAN BHU IND 41 CBD LAO MYA THA VIE 42 MLY
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris matsudae Masam., Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Formosa 25(136-139): 12-13 (1935) (as ´matsudai´)
= Pteris pseudoesquirollii S.R.Ghosh, Pterid. Fl. E. India 325 (327-328) (2004) (fide Fraser-Jenkins et al. 2015)
species :
Pteris verticillata (L.) Lellinger & Proctor; Taxon 32(4): 570 (1983)
Distribution: trop. America
Synonyms: hidden
= Osmunda verticillata L., Sp. 2: 1065 (1753)
= Spathepteris verticillata (L.) C.Presl, Suppl. Tent. Pterid. 95 (1845)
species :
Pteris vieillardii Mett.; Ann. sc. nat. IV, 15: 66 (1861)
Distribution: New Caledonia
60 NWC
Remarks: comans agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia vieillardii Carruth., Seem., Fl. Vit. 349 (1873)
species :
Pteris viridissima Ching; Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 13 (1983)
Distribution: China (Guizhou, Hunan, Yunnan)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris vitiensis Baker; J. Bot. 295 (1879)
Distribution: Fiji (Viti Levu, Ovalau); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Kolombangara, Malaita)
43 SOL 60 FIJ
species :
Pteris vittata L.; Sp. 2: 1074 (1753) ex Hieron., Hedwigia 64: 290 (1914)
subspecies :
subsp. vittata
Name: Chinese Ladder Brake (EN); Gebänderter Saumfarn (DE); Helecho de abichuela (ES)
Distribution: Spain; Baleares; France; Malta; Sicily; Italy; Greece; Hungary [I]; East Aegaean Isl. (incl. Rhodos); Crete; Turkey (Anatolia); Cyprus; Lebanon; Israel; Palestine; Saudi Arabia; N-Yemen; S-Yemen; Oman; Libya; Tunisia; Algeria; Morocco; Azores (Sao Miguel Isl., Terceira, Sao Jorge, Faial); Madeira (Madeira Isl.); Canary Isl. (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Gomera, La Palma Isl.); Cape Verde Isl. (Santo Antao Isl., Ilha de Sao Nicolau, Ilha de Sao Tiago, Fogo Isl., Ilha Brava); Ghana; Cameroon; São Tomé; D.R.Congo [Zaire]; Congo [Brazzaville]; Sudan; Ethiopia; Djibouti; Somalia; Uganda; Rwanda; Burundi; Kenya; Tanzania; Zanzibar; Angola; Zambia; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe; Namibia; Botswana; South Africa (North West, Gauteng, Mpulamanga, Limpopo, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, E-Cape Prov., N-Cape Prov.); Lesotho; Eswatini [Swaziland]; Comores (Anjouan, Grande Comore, Mayotte); Madagascar; Mauritius; La Réunion; Soqotra; Armenia; Azerbaijan; Japan; Ryukyu Isl.; China (Anhui, Fujian, SE-Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, SW-Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang); Taiwan; Tibet; Singapore; peninsular Malaysia; Borneo (Mt. Kinabalu, etc.); Java; Pakistan; Myanmar; India (Jammu & Kashmir, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam State, Bihar, ?Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal); Bangladesh; Nepal; Andaman Isl.; Nicobar Isl.; Thailand (widespread); Laos; Cambodia; Vietnam; Philippines; Palawan; Moluccas (Seram, Ambon, etc.); Sri Lanka; Sulawesi; Sumatra; Lesser Sunda Isl. (Bali, Lombok, Timor, Sumba, Sumbawa, Flores, Alor); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Kolombangara, Malaita, Rendova); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Bismarck Arch. (New Ireland); Australia (Western Australia, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria); Christmas Isl. [Austr.]; Hawaii [I] (Kauai [I], Oahu [I], Maui [I], Hawaii Isl. [I]); Tonga (Late Isl., Tongatapu, ´Eua, Vava´u); Northern Marianas [I]; Guam [I]; Fiji (Viti Levu); Palau [I] (Koror [I], Malakal [I], Peleliu [I]); Fed. States of Micronesia [I] (Yap [I], Pohnpei [I]); New Zealand [I]; New Caledonia; El Salvador [I]; Panama [I]; Peru [I]; Cuba [I]; Puerto Rico [I]; Virgin Isl. [I] (St. Croix [I], St. Thomas [I], St. John [I], Tortola [I]); Antigua [I]; St. Kitts [I]; Nevis [I]; Montserrat [I]; Guadeloupe [I]; Marie-Galante [I]; Dominica [I]; Martinique [I]; St. Lucia [I]; Grenada [I]; Barbados [I]; Brazil [I]; Venezuela [I]; Paraguay [I]; Argentina [I] (Buenos Aires [I], Catamarca [I], Corrientes [I], Entre Rios [I], Misiones [I], Tucuman [I]); Surinam [I]; Bahamas [I]; Honduras [I]; Mexico [I] (Nuevo Leon [I], Tamaulipas [I]); Uruguay [I]; Colombia [I]; Trinidad [I]; USA [I] (Alabama [I], California [I], District of Columbia [I], Florida [I], Georgia [I], Louisiana [I], Mississippi [I], South Carolina [I], Texas [I])
11 hun 12 BAL FRA SPA 13 GRC ITA KRI MLT SIC 20 ALG LBY MOR TUN 21 AZO CNY CVI MDR 22 GHA 23 BUR CMN CON RWA SAO ZAI 24 DJI ETH SOC SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT LES NAM SAF SWZ 29 COM MAU MDG REU 33 ARM AZE 34 CYP EAI ISR LEB PAL TUR 35 OMA SAU YEM 36 CHI TIB 38 JAP NNS TAI 40 BAN IND NEP PAK SRL 41 AND CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 BOR JAW LSI MLY MOL NWG PHI PLW SNG SUL SUM XMS 43 BIS SOL 50 AUS 51 nzl 60 FIJ NWC TON 62 gum mic mrn plu 63 haw 76 usa 77 usa 78 usa 79 mex 80 els hon pan 81 aba bah bbd cub dom gdl gre mar mts pue stk stl trt vir 82 clm sur ven 83 per 84 bra 85 arg par uru
Remarks: longifolia agg.
Synonyms: hidden
= Aspidium humile Willd., Sp. 6: 220 (1810)
= Polypodium trapezoides Burm., Fl. Ind. 233, t. 66, f. 2 (1768) non Sw. 1806
= Pteris acuminatissima Blume, Enum. Fil. 208 (1828)
= Pteris alpinii Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 295 (1827)
= Pteris amplectens Wall., Num. List no. 112 (1828)
= Pteris amplexicaulis Roxb., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 505 (1844)
= Pteris aspera Fée, Gen. 126 (1850-52)
= Pteris costata Bory ex Willd., Sp. 5: 367 (1810)
= Pteris diversifolia Sw., Syn. 96, 288 (1806) (nom. illeg. superfl.)
= Pteris ensifolia Poir., Lam., Encycl. 5: 711 (1804), nom. nov., based on P. lanceolata Desf., non L. (1753)
= Pteris guichenotiana Gaudich., Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 387 (1827)
= Pteris guichenotii Decne., Nouv. Ann. Mus. 3: 348 (1834)
= Pteris inaequilateralis Poir., Encycl. suppl. 4: 601 (1816)
= Pteris indica Poir., Encycl. 5: 712 (1804)
= Pteris lanceolata Desf., Fl. Atlant. 2: 401 (1800)
= Pteris linearis Roxb., Griffith, Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 4: 505 (1844), non Poir. 1804.
= Pteris longifolia var. brevipinna Domin, Bibl. Bot. (1928)
= Pteris longifolia var. vittata (L.) C.Chr., Ind. Fil. 609 (1906)
= Pteris microdonta Gaudich., Voy. Uranie [Freycinet] 387 (1827)
= Pteris obliqua Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 185 (1775)
= Pteris ophioderma Fée, Mém. Foug. 10: 15 (1865)
= Pteris semihirta Link, Fil. Sp. 50 (1841)
= Pteris tenuifolia Brack., U. S. Expl. Exp. 16: 112 (1854)
= Pteris vittata f. cristata Ching, Acta Bot. Austro-Sin. 1: 6 (1983)
= Pteris vittata ssp. bengalensis Fraser-Jenk., New Sp. Syndr. Indian Pteridol. 231 (1997) (fide Fraser-Jenkins 2008)
= Pteris vulcanica Bertol., Misc. bot. 18: 21 (1857)
= Pycnodoria vittata (L.) Small, Ferns S. E. States 102 cum tab., 468 (1938)
subspecies :
subsp. emodi Fraser-Jenk.; Taxon. Revis. Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 96 (2008)
Distribution: Nepal; E-Afghanistan; Bhutan; India (Jammu & Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Darjeeling); Pakistan; Myanmar; SW-China; S-China; Tibet
34 AFG 36 CHI TIB 40 BHU IND NEP PAK 41 MYA
subspecies :
subsp. nayariana Fraser-Jenk., S.C.Verma & Khullar; Ferns and Fern-allies of Nepal 1: 372 (2015) [nothossp.]
Distribution: India (Meghalaya)
40 IND
Remarks: ssp. emodi x ssp. vittata
subspecies :
subsp. vermae Fraser-Jenk.; New Sp. Syndr. Indian Pteridol. 229 (1997)
Distribution: India (?Arunachal Pradesh, ?Himachal Pradesh, ?Sikkim, Uttarakhand, ?Jammu & Kashmir); Nepal; Bhutan; SW-China; C-China; Tibet
36 CHI TIB 40 BHU IND NEP
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris vittata f. brevipinna S.C.Verma, Indian Pteridol. 229 (1961), nom. nud.
species :
Pteris warburgii Christ; Warb., Monsunia 1: 70 (1900)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Solomon Isl. (Bougainville, Guadalcanal, Makira, Malaita, Santa Ysabel)
42 MOL NWG 43 SOL
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris finisterrae Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 6: 37 (1909)
species :
Pteris websteri A.R.Sm. & J.Prado; Brittonia 56(1): 87 (-88, fig. 2E-H) (2004)
Distribution: Bolivia (Cochabamba); Colombia (Caquetá, Cundinamarca, Nariño, Santander); Ecuador
82 CLM 83 BOL ECU
species :
Pteris werneri (Rosenst.) Holttum; Kew Bull. 20: 457, f. 2 (1966)
Distribution: New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea); Moluccas (Seram); Solomon Isl. (Guadalcanal, Santa Ysabel, Kolombangara, Rendova, Makira); Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Taveuni)
42 MOL NWG 43 SOL 60 FIJ
Synonyms: hidden
= Hemipteris werneri Rosenst., Fedde, Repert. 6: 38 (1908)
= Pteris parhamii Brownlie, Nova Hedwigia Beih. 55 (Pterid. Fl. Fiji): 203 (1977)
species :
Pteris whitfordii Copel.; Phil. J. Sci. 1, Suppl. IV: 256 (1906)
Distribution: Philippines (Negros)
42 PHI
species :
Pteris woodwardioides Bory ex Willd.; Sp. 5: 360 (1810)
Distribution: Madagascar; Mauritius; La Réunion
29 MAU MDG REU
Synonyms: hidden
= Litobrochia borbonica Fée, Mem. Fam. Foug. 5 Gen. Fil.: 136 (1852)
= Litobrochia montbrisonis Fée, Gen. 137 (1850-52)
= Litobrochia pellucida (Kaulf.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Litobrochia woodwardioides (Bory ex Willd.) C.Presl, Tent. Pterid. 149 (1836)
= Pteris alata Desv., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 6, 2: 297 (1827)
= Pteris borbonica (Fée) Hook., Sp. fil. 2(7/8): 228 (1858)
= Pteris montbrisonis (Fée) Hook., Sp. 2: 228 (1858)
= Pteris pellucida Kaulf., Spreng., Syst. 4: 73 (1827), non C. Presl 1825
species :
Pteris wulaiensis C.M.Kuo; Bot. Bull. Acad. Sin. n. s. 30(2): 143 (1989), pro hybr.
Distribution: Taiwan; Japan (Kagoshima Isl.)
38 JAP TAI
Remarks: sect. Campteria, fauriei agg. An apomictic diploid intermediate between P. fauriei and P. bella presumed to be of hybrid origin (Knapp 2011)
Conservation Status: CR and very rare in Taiwan (see also P. pseudowulaiensis which is more abundant)
species :
Pteris xiaoyingiae H.He & L.B.Zhang; Syst. Bot. 35(4): 696 (2010)
Distribution: China (N-Guangxi, S-Guizhou)
36 CHI
species :
Pteris yakuinsularis Kurata; J. Geobot. 16: 67 (1968)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris yamatensis (Tagawa) Tagawa; J. Jap. Bot. 30: 280 (1955)
Distribution: Japan (Honshu)
38 JAP
Conservation Status: CR in Japan. IUCN E
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris angustipinna var. yamatensis Tagawa, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 4: 204 (1935)
species :
Pteris zahlbruckneriana Endl.; Prodr. Fl. Norf. 13 (1833)
Distribution: Norfolk Isl.
50 NFK
Remarks: comans agg.
Conservation Status: IUCN R
species :
Pteris zippelii (Miq.) M.Kato & K.U.Kramer; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 41(4-6): 157 (1990)
Distribution: Moluccas (Seram); New Guinea (Irian Jaya, Papua New Guinea)
42 MOL NWG
Synonyms: hidden
= Allosorus zippelii Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 4: 98. (1868)
= Pellaea zippellii (Miq.) Baker, Syn. Fil. (Hook. & Baker) ed. 2: 477 (1874)
species :
Pteris ×caridadiae Testo & J.E.Watkins; Brittonia 67(2): 141 (2015)
Distribution: Costa Rica
80 COS
species :
Pteris ×delchampsii W.H.Wagner & Nauman; Amer. Fern J. 72(4): 97 (1982)
Distribution: USA (S-Florida); Bahamas
78 USA 81 BAH
Remarks: Pteris vittata x Pteris bahamensis
species :
Pteris ×namegatae Kurata; J. Geobot. 17: 60 (1969)
Distribution: Japan; Taiwan
38 JAP TAI
Remarks: Pteris multifida x ryukyuensis
species :
Pteris ×otomasui Kurata; J. Geobot. 17: 60 (1969)
Distribution: Japan
38 JAP
Remarks: Pteris kidoi x multifida
species :
Pteris ×pseudosefuricola Ebihara, Nakato & S.Matsumoto; Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Tokyo, B. 41(1): 18 (2015)
Distribution: Japan (Honshu)
38 JAP
Remarks: Pteris cretica x multifida
Synonyms: hidden
= Pteris ×sefuricola Sa.Kurata, nom. nud. unpubl.
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