1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Asplenium L.
      1. Asplenium variabile Hook.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FTEA]

    Aspleniaceae, Henk Beentje. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

    Note
    Schippers in Fern Gaz. 14, 6: 200 (1993) cites Asplenium gautieri Hook., based on Pócs & Nsolomo 87051/AG (not seen) – this taxon is otherwise only known from Madagascar.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

    Asplenium variabile Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2009 Watts, J. [475], Cameroon K000581912
    Jan 1, 2009 Watts, J. [482], Cameroon K000581914
    Barter [s.n.], Bioko K000423945 Unknown type material
    Barter, C. [1910], Sao Tome and Principe K001208115 lectotype
    Kamau [640], Kenya K000696571
    Mar 1, 1972 Nissobé [S.N.], Madagascar Asplenium gautieri K000423996 holotype
    Bates, G.L. [454], Cameroon Asplenium efulense K001208354 Unknown type material

    First published in Sp. Fil. 3. 93 t. 185. 1860. HB. 194 (1860)

    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

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East 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 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
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