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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.
Pityrogramma calomelanos

[FWTA]

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

Ecology
On bare earth in roadside cuttings, or cleared ground, up to 4, 400 ft. alt.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 0 - 2700 m.
Morphology General Habit
Herb.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Colombia

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Yerba de la virgen

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Central American Pac, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Azores, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Burkina, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Comoros, East Himalaya, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Florida, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, Hawaii, India, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Madeira, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Marquesas, Mauritius, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Réunion, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Society Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Uganda, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia

Spanish
Yerba de la Virgen.

Pityrogramma calomelanos (L.) Link appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2007 Grimes, J.W. [1106], Indonesia K000475997
Nov 1, 2006 Johns, R.J. [9665], Indonesia K000445494
Nov 1, 2006 Johns, R.J. [9665], Indonesia K000445493
Mar 1, 2006 Johns, R.J. [7459], Brunei K000420938
Mar 1, 2005 Anonymus [SAN 128751], Malaysia K000475380
Feb 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [ARK 78], Brunei K000448898
Feb 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [ARK 78], Brunei K000448899
Feb 1, 2005 Wong, K.M. [WKM1747], Brunei K000448901
Feb 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [ARK 78], Brunei K000448900
Sep 1, 2004 Sinaga, N.I. [1108], Indonesia K000473649
Mar 1, 2004 Chantaranothai, P. [1460], Thailand K000547730
Mar 1, 2004 Chantaranothai, P. [1409], Thailand K000547731
Mar 1, 2004 Johns, R.J. [7089], Brunei K000448902
Jul 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2768], Cameroon K000109051
Jul 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3684], Cameroon K000109164
Jul 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1640], Cameroon K000109167
Jun 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4002], Indonesia K000445650
Jun 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4002], Indonesia K000445652
Jun 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4002], Indonesia K000445651
Jan 2, 1998 Widjaja, E.A. [EAW 7013], Indonesia K000475589
Aug 1, 1997 Giking, M. [169], Malaysia K000475379
Aug 1, 1997 Saibeh, D. [22], Malaysia K000475377
Aug 1, 1997 Lugas, L. [2638], Malaysia K000475378
Jun 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [8147], Indonesia K000475678
Jun 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7903], Indonesia K000475676
Jun 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [8147], Indonesia K000475677
Jun 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7903], Indonesia K000475675
May 6, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6739], Indonesia K000475588
May 6, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6739], Indonesia K000475587
Apr 14, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6214], Indonesia K000475586
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5868], Cameroon K000011700
Jan 1, 1996 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1140], Cameroon K000011703
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5747], Cameroon K000011701
Jan 1, 1996 Watts, J. [690], Cameroon K000011698
Jan 1, 1996 Watts, J. [1005], Cameroon K000011699
Jan 1, 1996 Wheatley, J.I. [656], Cameroon K000011702
Oct 1, 1995 Powell, D.A. [X.I.1314], Christmas I. K000473232
Aug 1, 1993 Aumeeruddy, Y. [534], Indonesia K000472351
Oct 1, 1992 Yii [S.51679], Malaysia K000473245
Oct 1, 1992 Yii, P.C. [S.51679], Malaysia K000473244
Jul 24, 1987 Du Puy, D.J. [CI.32], Christmas I. K000448602
Mar 17, 1982 Powell, D.A. [510], Christmas I. K000473233
Jun 1, 1981 Nagari, T. [TN5], Papua New Guinea K000473621
Jun 1, 1981 Makita, L.S. [LSM 16], Papua New Guinea K000474262
Feb 1, 1977 Sands, M.J.S. [2938], Papua New Guinea K000474264
Oct 1, 1976 Shim, P.S. [SAN 81668], Malaysia K000475369
May 1, 1976 Woodhams, J.R. [204], Papua New Guinea K000473622
May 1, 1976 Woodhams, J.R. [204], Papua New Guinea K000473623
Jan 1, 1975 Piggott, A.G. [1194], Malaysia K000448331
Jan 1, 1975 Piggott, A.G. [1191], Malaysia K000448330
Feb 17, 1972 Ellen, R.F. [36], Indonesia K000475459
Jan 1, 1965 Olsen, S. [747], Philippines K000475583
Jan 1, 1965 Dissing, H. [2711], Papua New Guinea K000474265
Nov 1, 1964 Fuchs, H.P. [21300], Malaysia K000448897
Feb 15, 1958 Pleyte, D.R. [215], Indonesia K000475576
Dec 1, 1957 Lörzing, J.A. [13775], Indonesia K000448591
Oct 1, 1957 Pleyte, D.R. [87], Indonesia K000475577
Jul 9, 1956 Wood, G.H.S. [2021], Malaysia K000475451
Oct 7, 1954 Venning, F.E.W. [MA118], Malaysia K000445927
Jan 1, 1954 Gwynne Vaughan, D.T. [628], Malaysia K000472382
Feb 5, 1953 Soewarta [97], Indonesia K000448593
Jan 1, 1930 Steenis, C.G.G.J. van [3930], Indonesia K000448590
Jul 5, 1923 Mjöberg, E.P. [s.n.], Malaysia K000448894
Barter [1912], Equatorial Guinea K000435452 syntype
Robinson, H.C. [s.n.], Malaysia K000445929
Henderson, M.R. [29598], Malaysia K000445932
Parris, B.S. [10388], Malaysia K000445933
Smith, E [801], Malaysia K000445935
Melville, R. [4716], Malaysia K000445942
Piggott, A.G. [2053], Malaysia K000448381
Piggott, A.G. [1405], Malaysia K000448382
Chipp, T.F. [5955], Singapore K000448384
Posthumus, O. [1534], Indonesia K000448598
Posthumus, O. [1312], Indonesia K000448600
Iwatsuki, k. [B885 bis], Indonesia K000473241
Dilmy, A. [1111], Indonesia K000473236
Dilmy, A. [1103], Indonesia K000473237
Iwatsuki, k. [B3249], Indonesia K000473240
Kato, M. [B6084], Indonesia K000473242
Synge, P.M. [S.628], Malaysia K000473247
Parris, B.S. [11323], Malaysia K000448903
Kadir, A. [A2522], Malaysia K000475370
Elmer, A.D.E. [20761], Malaysia K000475371
Clemens, M.S. [9495], Malaysia K000475372
Creagh, C.V. [s.n.], Malaysia K000475374
Julius [SAN 124240], Malaysia K000475375
Clemens, J. [27036], Malaysia K000475381
Gibbs, L.S. [2941], Malaysia K000475452
Schodde, R. [3108], Papua New Guinea K000473624
Pulsford, M. [UPNG 70], Papua New Guinea K000474261
Ramlanto [597], Indonesia K000475457
Piggott, A.G. [2279], Philippines K000475584
Croft, J.R. [415], Papua New Guinea K000475679
Gay, H.J. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000473619
Hoogland, R.D. [3294], Papua New Guinea K000474263
Foreman, D. [LAE 59157], Papua New Guinea K000474268
Foreman, D. [LAE 59157], Papua New Guinea K000474269
Schomburgk [390], Guyana K000633190 Unknown type material
La Croix, I.F. [4958], Congo K000501461
Boerlage, J.G. [54], Indonesia K000448597
Clemens, J. [21455], Malaysia K000448895
Abdul, K., bin [A.2867], Malaysia K000475453
Merrill, E.D. [1000], Philippines K000475580
Schmutz, E. [063], Indonesia K000473235
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000445939
Parris, B.S. [4017], Papua New Guinea K000473617
Hose, E.S. [5022], Malaysia K000448378
Vogel E.F. de [6878], Indonesia K000475455
Ambri [A.A.1216], Indonesia K000473239
Spare, G.H. [36038], Malaysia K000445931
Kloss, C.B. [s.n.], Malaysia K000445941
Kregten, T.O. van [62], Indonesia K000448594
Mann, G. [137], Equatorial Guinea K000435451 syntype
Powell, D.A. [111], Christmas I. K000473234
Comber, H.F. [4083], Malaysia K000472623
Gay, H.J. [416], Papua New Guinea K000475680
Ernst, A. [s.n.], Malaysia K000448380
Ramlanto [597], Indonesia K000475458
Dransfield, J. [3826], Indonesia K000475454
Gay, H.J. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000473620
Reynoso, E. [235], Philippines K000475578
Clemens, J. [21021], Malaysia K000448896
Croft, J.R. [1183], Papua New Guinea K000474267
Elmer, A.D.E. [20223], Malaysia K000475373
Yapp, R.H. [628], Malaysia K000445930
Seimund, E. [s.n.], Malaysia K000445940
Conklin, H. [141], Philippines K000475579
Parris, B.S. [1071], Malaysia K000475367
Ernst, A. [s.n.], Malaysia K000448379
Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Singapore K000448383
Johns, R.J. [NGF47182], Papua New Guinea K000473614
Kato, M. [B5753], Indonesia K000473243
Hose, E.S. [5022], Malaysia K000448377
Venning, F.E.W. [MA], Malaysia K000445928
Hartley, T.G. [TGH 10808], Papua New Guinea K000473625
Merrill, E.D. [1000], Philippines K000475582
Burley, J.S. [1470], Indonesia K000448386
Piggott, A.G. [2279], Philippines K000475585
Streimann, H. [NGF 39477], Papua New Guinea K000475683
Takeuchi, W. [17794], Papua New Guinea K000608220
Julius [SAN 124240], Malaysia K000475376
Smith, E [824], Malaysia K000445936
Forman, L.L. [100], Indonesia K000448599
Argent, G.C.G. [107665], Malaysia K000475368
Croft, J.R. [1183], Papua New Guinea K000474266
Ambri [A.A.1216], Indonesia K000473238
Schiffner, V.F. [s.n.], Indonesia K000448595
Zahn, H. [s.n.] K000475681
Lee, Y.F. [96790], Malaysia K000448904
Gay, H.J. [1024], Papua New Guinea K000473615
Gay, H.J. [1024], Papua New Guinea K000473616
Shea, G. [77117], Malaysia K000475382
Iwatsuki, k. [371], Indonesia K000448592
Gozapao, G. [2], Papua New Guinea K000473618
Millar, A.N. [NGF 15708], Papua New Guinea K000475682
Synge, P.M. [S.628], Malaysia K000473246
Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000448596
Joncheere, G.J. de [1610], Indonesia K000475456
Backer, C.A. [48], Indonesia K000448601
Comber, H.F. [4083], Malaysia K000472624
Piggott, A.G. [2014], Malaysia K000445938
Merrill, E.D. [1000], Philippines K000475581
Parris, B.S. [10536], Malaysia K000445934
Burkill, I.H. [8483], Malaysia K000445937
Millar, A.N. [NGF 14543], Papua New Guinea K000475684

First published in Handb. Gewächsk. 3: 20 (1833)

Accepted by

  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Loc, P.K. & al. (2019). A checklist of pteridophytes collected on Cham Chu mountains and adjacent sites Journal of Biology. Hanoi, Vietnam 41: 75-89.
  • 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.
  • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
  • Wei, H.J. & al. (2018). New records of pteridophytes in Xizang Guihaia 38: 397-407.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Handb. Erkenn. Gewächs. 3 : 20 (1833)
  • Tard. in Mém .I.F.A.N. 28: 206 (1953).

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
  • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.or

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Wei, H.J. & al. (2018). New records of pteridophytes in Xizang Guihaia 38: 397-407.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Universidad Nacional de Colombia
ColPlantA database
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Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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