Leucostegia immersa C.Presl

First published in Tent. Pterid.: 95 (1836), nom. cons.
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Asia. It is a rhizomatous geophyte or epiphyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Hsu, T.C., Chen, C.W., Knapp, R. & Hung, H.C. (2019). Ferns and Lycophytes. 2 , Athyriaceae - Polypodiaceae. The illustrated flora of Taiwan. Tai wan yuan sheng zhi wu quan tu jian 8(2): 1-476. Tai bei shi : Mao tou ying chu ban : Jia ting chuan mei cheng bang fen gong si fa xing.
  • Singh, S.K. & al. (2023). Pteridophytes of Meghalaya. A pictorial guide: 1-246. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Chang, C.-S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2021). Checklist of Far East Asian Vascular Flora 1: 1-626. EABCN, Seoul. [Cited as Leucostegia truncata.]
  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215. [Cited as Leucostegia truncata (D.Don) Fraser-Jenk..]
  • Vongthavone, T. & al. (2021). Twelve new records of pteridophytes from Bolaven Plateau, southern Laos. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 49: 182-190. [Cited as Leucostegia truncata.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hsu, T.C., Chen, C.W., Knapp, R. & Hung, H.C. (2019). Ferns and Lycophytes. 2 , Athyriaceae - Polypodiaceae. The illustrated flora of Taiwan. Tai wan yuan sheng zhi wu quan tu jian 8(2): 1-476. Tai bei shi : Mao tou ying chu ban : Jia ting chuan mei cheng bang fen gong si fa xing.
  • Singh, S.K. & al. (2023). Pteridophytes of Meghalaya. A pictorial guide: 1-246. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.
  • Vongthavone, T. & al. (2021). Twelve new records of pteridophytes from Bolaven Plateau, southern Laos. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 49: 182-190.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446947 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446949 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446950 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446954 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446956 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446946 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446955 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446948 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446951 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446952 No
Sep 1, 2000 Edwards, P.J. [4396] Indonesia K000446953 No
Cuming, H. [234] Philippines K000061890 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 256] Nepal Davallia immersa K001109648 Type Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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