Polypodium L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1082 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Temp. Northern Hemisphere to Tropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Algeria, Altay, Amur, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, China North-Central, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Finland, France, Free State, French Guiana, Føroyar, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Guatemala, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kerguelen, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Libya, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Netherlands, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, Nicaragua, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Palestine, Panamá, Pennsylvania, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Tennessee, Transcaucasus, Trinidad-Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Venezuela, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

Introduced into:

New Zealand North, New Zealand South

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Balkrishna, A., Joshi, B., Sribastava, A., Shankar, R. & Shukla, B.K. (2019). Classification of extant Pteridophytes: a new approach. Indian Fern Journal 36: 311-341.
  • 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.
  • Wei, R. & Zhang, X.C. (2022). A revised subfamilial classification of Polypodiaceae based on plastome, nuclear ribosomal and morphological evidence. Taxon 71: 288-306.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2009 Sasaki, D.; Milliken, W.; Zappi, D.C.; Biggs, N.; Silveira, E.A.; Camargo, A.C.; Philippsen, M.; Bessa, M.A.; Piva, J.H. [1813] Brazil K000579844 No
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C.; Sasaki, D.; Milliken, W.; Biggs, N.; Henicka, G.S.; Silveira, E.A.; Piva, J.H. [1066] Brazil K000579845 No
Jan 1, 2006 Madulid [892] Philippines K000645569 No
Jan 1, 2006 Madulid [892] Philippines K000645573 No
Jan 1, 2006 Madulid [892] Philippines K000645572 No
Jan 1, 2006 Madulid [892] Philippines K000645571 No
Jan 1, 2006 Madulid [892] Philippines K000645570 No
Jul 1, 2001 Linden [1518] Mexico K000642104 Isotype Yes
Jan 1, 1997 Granville, J.J. [13322] French Guiana K000956116 Yes
Jan 1, 1997 Granville, J.J. [13322] French Guiana K000956115 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Chai, P. [S.34010] Malaysia K000655011 No
Jan 1, 1993 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.] Indonesia K000655015 No
Jan 1, 1993 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.] Indonesia K000655016 No
Jan 1, 1991 Liebman [s.n.] Mexico K000642108 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1991 Schaffner, W. [s.n.] Mexico K000642103 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Spruce, R. [5373] Ecuador K000006903 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Jameson [s.n.] Ecuador K000642047 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Spruce, R. [5373] Ecuador K000006904 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Spruce, R. [5238] Ecuador K000006922 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Kalbreyer, W. [843] Colombia K000642050 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Spruce [2099] Brazil K000956113 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Spruce, R. [5241] Ecuador K000006923 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Skinner [s.n.] Guatemala K000642114 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Skinner [s.n.] Guatemala K000642113 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Ecuador K000642049 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Mathews [3979] Peru K000642046 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Prance, G.T.; Maas, P.J.M.; Woolcott, D.B.; Monteiro, O.P.; Ramos, J.F. [15866] Brazil K000956114 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Cooper, J.J. [s.n.] Costa Rica K000642110 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Jameson [127] Ecuador K000642076 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1987 Cuming, H. [203] Philippines K000645567 No
Jan 1, 1987 anonymous [11864] Philippines K000645566 No
Jan 1, 1987 Cuming, H. [203] Philippines K000645568 No
Jan 1, 1973 Shim, P.S. [75401] Malaysia K000647394 No
Jan 1, 1971 Anderson, J.A.R. [S.28725] Malaysia K000638351 No
Jan 1, 1970 Hunt, D.R. [6371] Brazil K000956299 Yes
Jan 1, 1958 Eyma, P.J. [1929] Indonesia K000655001 No
Jan 1, 1933 Schlim, L. [847] Colombia K000642068 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1931 Henry, A. [9748] China K001044206 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1928 Bernoulli [442] Guatemala K000642124 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 270] Nepal K001109684 Unknown Type Material Yes
[Jameson] [s.n.] Ecuador K000642048 Unknown Type Material Yes
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2356] Brazil K000956439 Yes
Otto, E. [896] Venezuela K000642066 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hennipman, E. [6154a] Indonesia K000655005 No
Barcelona, J.F. [491] Philippines K000645564 Paratype Yes
Barcelona, J.F. [491] Philippines K000645563 Paratype Yes
Harley, R.M.; Giulietti, A.M.; Mayo, S.J.; Mayo, A.K. [27764] Brazil K000956446 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000956458 Yes
Moore, T. [s.n.] K000956457 Yes
Lindberg [567] Brazil K000956295 Yes
Kaprovickas, A.; Cristóbal, C.L. [40939] Brazil K000956463 Yes
Clemens, J.; Clemens, M.S. [30704] Malaysia K000647392 No
Pereira, B.A.S. [1417] Brazil K000956433 Yes
Amaral, I.L.; Silva, M.N.; Monteiro, O.P.; Lima, J.; Brako, L.; Reese, W.D.; Dibben, M.J. [1078] Brazil K000956111 Yes
Takamatsu, M. [971] Micronesia, Federated States of K001044283 Unknown Type Material Yes
Spruce, R. [5373] Ecuador K000006902 Yes
K000642115 Type Yes
Miers, J. [12] Brazil K000956451 Yes
Mosén [2204] Brazil K000956298 Yes
Braithwaite, A.F. [P106] Netherlands K001625172 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P185] United Kingdom K001625173 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B711] United Kingdom K001625174 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P139] Italy K001625175 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P143] Italy K001625176 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P362] United Kingdom K001625177 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P7] United Kingdom K001625171 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P95] Sweden K001625167 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [P56] United Kingdom K001625165 No
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2356] Brazil K000956436 Yes
Parris, B.S.; Croxall, J.P. [8602] Malaysia K000647388 No
Krapovickas, A.; Cristóbal, C.L. [40939] Brazil K000956464 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 330] India K001109836 Unknown Type Material Yes
Takeuchi, W. [10817] Papua New Guinea K000656048 No
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2356] Brazil K000956438 Yes
Croxall, J.P. [206] Brazil K000956456 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 267] K001109678 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 318] Malaysia K001109786 Unknown Type Material Yes
Spannagel, P.C. [s.n.] Brazil K000956292 Yes
Braithwaite, A.F. [P222] Portugal K001625168 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [s.n.] United Kingdom K001625169 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B712] United Kingdom K001625159 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B713] United Kingdom K001625151 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B705] United Kingdom K001625152 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B706] United Kingdom K001625153 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B707] United Kingdom K001625154 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B708] United Kingdom K001625155 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B709] United Kingdom K001625156 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B710] United Kingdom K001625157 No
Braithwaite, A.F. [B710] United Kingdom K001625158 No
Osborne, J.; Datizua, C.; Zandamela, J.; Melecuane, B. (driver); Chilosse, E.P. (guide) [JO1663] Mozambique K001346487 No
Clemens, J.; Clemens, M.S. [29484] Malaysia K000647391 No
Santamaría, D.; Monro, A.K. [9978] Costa Rica K001516329 Yes
Santamaría, D.; Monro, A.K. [9978] Costa Rica K001516330 Yes
Santamaría, D.; Monro, A.K. [9952] Costa Rica K001516337 Yes
Santamaría, D.; Monro, A.K. [9952] Costa Rica K001516338 Yes
Clemens, J.; Clemens, M.S. [29484] Malaysia K000647390 No
Glaziou, A. [7025] Brazil K000956296 Yes
Hennipman, E. [6154a] Indonesia K000655006 No
Pereira, B.A.S. [1417] Brazil K000956434 Yes
Awmack, C.S. [227] Indonesia K000655014 No
Pereira, A. [254] Brazil K000956445 Yes
Spruce, R. [5234] Ecuador K000006912 Yes
Mattheos [716] K000956435 Yes
Camerik, A.M. [B004] Brazil K000956449 Yes
Linden, J. [s.n.] Venezuela K000642070 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 269] K001109682 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 314] Nepal K001109781 Unknown Type Material Yes
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2356] Brazil K000956437 Yes
Mexia, Y.E.J. [4272] Brazil K000956454 Yes
Hennipman, E. [6043] Indonesia K000655004 No
Cooper, J.J. [s.n.] Costa Rica K000642128 Unknown Type Material Yes
Traill, J.W.H. [1293] Brazil K000956452 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 285] India K001109709 Unknown Type Material Yes
Chai, P. [S.34010] Malaysia K000655012 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 267] Singapore K001109675 Unknown Type Material Yes
Preston, T.A. [274] Brazil K000956455 Yes
Schlechter, W. [16498] Indonesia K000935276 Type No
Stannard, B.L.; Lewis, G.P.; Longhi-Wagner, H.M.; Arraes, M.G.; Harley, R.M.; Giulietti, A.M. [6880] Brazil K000956432 Yes
Amaral, I.L.; Silva, M.N.; Monteiro, O.P.; Lima, J.; Brako, L.; Reese, W.D.; Dibben, M.J. [1078] Brazil K000956112 Yes
s.coll. [30704] Malaysia K000647393 No
Sclechter, R. [19112] Papua New Guinea K001053244 Type No
s.coll. [Cat. no. 269] K001109681 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 300] Nepal K001109749 Unknown Type Material Yes
Pereira, A.; Orlandi, R.; Guedes, M.L.; Bautista, H.P. [PCD0254] Brazil K000956444 Yes
Barclay [s.n.] K000956459 Yes
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T. [7681] Brazil K000956421 Yes
Hennipman, E. [5586] Indonesia K000655002 No
Hennipman, E. [6154a] Indonesia K000655007 No
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2391] Brazil K000956448 Yes
Burtt, B.L.; Woods, P.J.B. [2163] Malaysia K000647387 No
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T. [7460] Brazil K000956422 Yes
Melo, E.; França, F.; Oliveira, S.; Sena, T.; Souza, E.; Ganeu, W. [1293] Brazil K000956443 Yes
Skinner [31] Guatemala K000642125 Unknown Type Material Yes
Holttum, R.E. [SFN 25393] Malaysia K000638350 No
Copeland, E.B. [272] Philippines K000645574 Isotype No
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 300] K001109751 Unknown Type Material Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 335] India K001109845 Unknown Type Material Yes
Schlechter, R. [16498] Papua New Guinea K001053152 Type No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 314] Nepal K001109780 Unknown Type Material Yes
Lewis, G.P.; Silva, R.M.; Pirani, J.R.; Harley, R.M. [7507] Brazil K000956442 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 317] Burma K001109785 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hall, N.D. K:SPC-70000.251 No
Spruce, R. [5647] Ecuador K000006918 Yes
Hennipman, E. [6154a] Indonesia K000655008 No
Glaziou [5294] Brazil K000956294 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000956466 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 312] India K001109777 Unknown Type Material Yes
Mauritius K:SPC-65037.000 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 276] Nepal K001109695 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hennipman, E. [5204] Indonesia K000655009 No
Sota, E.R., de la [2057] Argentina K000956431 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 269] K001109680 Unknown Type Material Yes
Harley, R.M.; Giulietti, A.M.; Mayo, S.J.; Mayo, A.K. [27770] Brazil K000956447 Yes
Poepping [76] Peru K000642069 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 294] Nepal K001109734 Unknown Type Material Yes
Schlechter, R. [16498] Papua New Guinea K000935334 Type No
Schlechter, R. [16498] Papua New Guinea K001053153 Type No
Parris, B.S.; Croxall, J.P. [8602] Malaysia K000647389 No
V.S. [303] K000655013 No
Gardner [5920] Brazil K000956297 Yes
Hennipman, E. [5204] Indonesia K000655010 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 300] Nepal K001109748 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 312] India K001109776 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 305] Nepal K001109762 Unknown Type Material Yes
Lewis, G.P.; Silva, R.M.; Pirani, J.R.; Harley, R.M. [CFCR7507] Brazil K000956441 Yes
Ledermann, C.L. [12666A] Papua New Guinea K001053252 Type No
Barcelona, J.F. [988] Philippines K000645565 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 267] India K001109674 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2227] India K001115437 Unknown Type Material Yes
Parris, B.S. [6743] Malaysia K000638349 No
Arbo, M.M.; Menezes, N.L.; Schinini, A.; Campos, M.T.V.A. [4952] Brazil K000956461 Yes
Spruce, R. [5647] Ecuador K000006919 Yes
Hennipman, E. [5586] Indonesia K000655003 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Peru K000956293 Yes
Glaziou, A. [4422] Brazil K000956462 Yes
Spruce, R. [5245] Ecuador K000006897 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 267] K001109676 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wilson, J. [32W] Brazil K000956450 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 307] Brazil K001109766 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2228] India K001115438 Unknown Type Material Yes
Linden, J. [61] Mexico K000642067 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 300] Nepal K001109747 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 300] Bangladesh K001109750 Unknown Type Material Yes
Traill, J.W.H. [1293] Brazil K000956453 Yes
Trewen, K. [23] United Kingdom K001044212 Type Yes
Fernandes, I. [949] Brazil K000956291 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 312] K001109775 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 312] Nepal K001109774 Unknown Type Material Yes
Edwards, P.J.; Chautems, A. [2356] Brazil K000956440 Yes
Glaziou, A. [976] Brazil K000956465 Yes
Taylor, N.P.; Zappi, D.C.; Eggli, U. [1592] Brazil K000956460 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 318] Malaysia K001109787 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 267] K001109677 Unknown Type Material Yes
Glaziou, A. [5650] Brazil K000956467 Yes

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