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November 10th, 2022

038.0000 Family Thelypteridaceae Ching ex Pic.Serm.; Webbia 24: 711 (1970)
5-34 genera (depending on genus concept), 1100-1200 spp. New genus concept adopted here from Fawcett & Smith (2021), based on molecular results.
Species listed in database: 1184; hybrids: 33
= Aspidiaceae subfam.Thelypteridoideae (C.Chr.) C.F.Reed, Phytologia 17: 254 (1968)
= Polypodiaceae tribe Thelypterideae C.Chr.
038.2037 Genus Sphaerostephanos J.Sm.; Hook. & Baker, Gen. Fil. t. 24 (1839)
Distribution: Tropical Africa, Asia, Pacific Islands.
Species listed in database: 192
= Mesochlaena R.Br., Benn. & Br. Pl. Jav. Rar. 5 (1838) (nom. illeg.)
= Proferea C.Presl, Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss. 5, 6: 259 (1851)
= Thelypteris subgen.Glaphyropteridopsis sect.Neocyclosorus K.Iwats., Mem. Coll. Sci. Univ. Kyoto, B, Biol. 31: 30 (1964) (quoad spec. typ.)
= Thelypteris subgen.Pneumatopteris sect.Macrocyclosorus K.Iwats., (quoad spec. typ.)
= Thelypteris subgen.Sphaerostephanos K.Iwats., Mem. Coll. Sci. Univ. Kyoto, B, Biol. 31: 32 (1964)
= Cyclosorus subgen.Sphaerostephanos (J.Sm.) Panigrahi, Abstr. & Souv. Nation. Symp. Curr. Trends Pterid. 4-6 October 1991: 13 (1991)

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