1. Family: Pteridaceae E.D.M.Kirchn.
    1. Genus: Adiantum L.
      1. Adiantum soboliferum Wall. ex Hook.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Old World.

    [FWTA]

    Adiantaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

    Ecology
    Among rocks in forest; below 1, 000 ft. alt.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Assam, Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Comoros, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Mozambique, Myanmar, Philippines, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Vietnam, Zaïre

    Adiantum soboliferum Wall. ex Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2009 Chin, S.C. [3557], Indonesia K000602870
    Jan 1, 2008 Mhoro, B. [306], Tanzania K000197492
    Feb 1, 2005 Bunchuai, K. [1693], Thailand K000547729
    Jun 17, 2003 North Wood, A. [s.n.], Tanzania K000557823
    Jan 1, 2000 Micholitz, W. [s.n.], Philippines K000507455
    Jan 1, 2000 Dilmy, A. [1085], Indonesia K000505718
    Jan 1, 2000 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000491140
    May 10, 1999 Kisena, C. [1452], Tanzania K000557820
    May 10, 1999 Kisena, C. [1452], Tanzania K000557821
    Welwitsch [150], Angola K000435588
    Luke, P.A. [4927], Tanzania K000557822
    Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Philippines K000507462
    Matthew, C.G. [59], Philippines K000507463
    Anonymous [2853] K000507458
    Kiah [35241], Malaysia K000491645
    Copeland, E.B. [243], Philippines K000507459
    Copeland, E.B. [14], Philippines K000507461
    Copeland, E.B. [1399], Philippines K000507464 isotype
    Copeland, E.B. [515], Philippines K000507465 isotype
    Meyer, R. [2576], Philippines K000507460
    Weber, C.M. [1511], Philippines K000507457
    Wallich, N. [74], Myanmar K001090052
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 74], Myanmar K001109177
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 74], Myanmar K001109178
    Iwatsuki, k. [P119], Philippines K000507456
    Balansa, B. [134], Vietnam K001090045 Unknown type material
    Balansa, B. [1964], Vietnam K001090046
    s.coll. [74], Myanmar K001090051 Unknown type material
    Welwitsch [150], Angola Adiantum mettenii K000435587

    First published in Sp. Fil. 2: 13 (1851)

    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.
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Tard. in Mém. I.F.A.N. 28 : 94, t.15, fig. 1, 2 (1953).
    • Syn. Fil. 115 (1867)
    • Spec. Fil. 2 : 13, t. 74A (1851)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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