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This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to S. Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean.

Native to:

Comoros, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Réunion, Seychelles, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

India

Platycerium alcicorne (P.Willemet) Desv. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 3, 1998 Robertson, S.A. [6421], Kenya K000537840
Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [70/578], Tanzania K000537843
Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537835
Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537836
Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537834
Oct 10, 1990 Harris, B.J. [3113], Tanzania K000537842
Oct 1, 1963 Verdcourt, B. [2408], Kenya K000537837
Luke, Q. [2646], Kenya K000537838
Robertson, S.A. [6362], Kenya K000537841
Luke, Q. [2646], Kenya K000537839

First published in Mém. Soc. Linn. Paris 6: 213 (1827)

Accepted by

  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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