Ceratopteris cornuta (P.Beauv.) Le Prieur

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 19: 103 (1830)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean, Iraq to Arabian Peninsula, W. India, Sri Lanka. It is a helophyte and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Benin, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Comoros, Gabon, Ghana, India, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Socotra, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.
  • 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.

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 21, 1982 Cockburn, P.F. [SAN82484], Malaysia K000506040 No
May 1, 1971 Brass, L.J. [22042], Papua New Guinea K000506228 No
Pulsford, M. [UPNG97], New Guinea K000506229 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images