Polystichum thomsonii (Hook.f.) Bedd.

First published in Ferns Brit. India: t. 126 (1866)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Afghanistan to Central China and Myanmar, Taiwan. It grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, China North-Central, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Japan, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Taiwan, Tibet, West Himalaya

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.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 27, 1978 Bates [39], Punjab K001040130 lectotype Yes
Apr 27, 1978 Thomson, T. [289] K001040125 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 27, 1978 Strachey, R. [9], India K001040126 Yes
Apr 27, 1978 s.coll. [s.n.], Sikkim K001040129 Yes
Apr 27, 1978 Bates [40], Punjab K001040131 Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K001040128 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [9689 B], Sikkim K001040123 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Sikkim K001040127 Yes
[illegible] [s.n.], Sikkim K001040124 Yes
Wilson, E. H. [2657], China Polystichum molliculum K001040072 Yes
Faber, E. [1086], Sichuan Polystichum capillipes K001040073 Unknown type material Yes

Sources

  • 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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