1. Family: Pteridaceae E.D.M.Kirchn.
    1. Genus: Pteris L.
      1. Pteris linearis Poir.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is St. Helena, W. Tropical Africa to Sudan and Tanzania, W. Indian Ocean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritius, Nigeria, Réunion, Senegal, Sierra Leone, St.Helena, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

    Pteris linearis Poir. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2001 Cable, S. [832], Cameroon K000109231
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 105], Mauritius K001109260
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Nepal Pteris nemoralis K001109261
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Nepal Pteris nemoralis K001109263
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Malaysia Pteris nemoralis K001109264
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Myanmar Pteris nemoralis K001109265
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Myanmar Pteris nemoralis K001109269
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109277
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 106], Nepal Pteris nemoralis K001109262
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109266
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109267
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106] Pteris nemoralis K001109268
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106] Pteris nemoralis K001109270
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106] Pteris nemoralis K001109271
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106] Pteris nemoralis K001109272
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106] Pteris nemoralis K001109273
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109274
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109275
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 106], India Pteris nemoralis K001109276

    First published in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 723 (1804)

    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.

    Not accepted by

    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS. [Cited as Pteris biaurita subsp. walkeriana.]

    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/
    © 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 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