1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Pleopeltis Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.
      1. Pleopeltis polypodioides (L.) E.G.Andrews & Windham

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Galápagos, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Pleopeltis polypodioides (L.) E.G.Andrews & Windham appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1987 Pirani, J.R. [1141], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956301
    Jan 1, 1986 Taylor, E.L. [E1083], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956309
    Jan 1, 1986 Hopkins, M.J.G. [726], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956300
    Jan 1, 1986 Silva, M.N. [169], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956304
    Jan 1, 1983 Hill, S.R. [12871], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956307
    Jan 1, 1981 Cavalcante, P.B. [2369], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956305
    Linden [1226], Cuba Polypodium polypodioides K000642095 isotype
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956306
    Hoehne, W. [3352], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956303
    Regnell [250b], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956302
    Prance, G.T. [18335], Brazil Polypodium polypodioides K000956308
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 55], Brazil Pleopeltis incana K001109119

    First published in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 46 (1993)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0