Polystichum sinense (Christ) Christ

First published in Mém. Soc. Bot. France 1: 30 (1905)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Africa, Pakistan to China, Taiwan. It is a perennial or lithophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces, China North-Central, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Free State, Inner Mongolia, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Nepal, Northern Provinces, Pakistan, Qinghai, Taiwan, Tibet, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & Kandel, D.R. (2019). Ferns and Fern-Allies of Nepal 2: 1-446. Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Environment, Department of Plant Resources.
  • 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.
  • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Zhao, Y.Z., Zhao, L.Q. & Cao, R. (eds.) in Zhao, Y.Z., Zhao, L.Q. & Rui, C. (eds.) (2019). Flora Intramongolica, edition 3, 1: 1-779. Typis Intramongolicae popularis, Huhhot.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Delavay, A. [2173], Yunnan K001040070 Yes
Delavay, A. [1723], Yunnan K001040069 Yes
Sep 1, 1998 Cable, S. [3079], Cameroon Polystichum wilsonii K000746768 No
Sep 1, 1998 Etuge, M. [2280], Cameroon Polystichum wilsonii K000746767 No
Kamau [616], Kenya Polystichum wilsonii K000696581 No
Wilson, E.H. [2614], China Polystichum wilsonii K001040065 isotype Yes
Esterhuysen, E. [26699], South Africa Polystichum alticola K000351193 isotype Yes

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 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/
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  • Kew Science Photographs

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