Woodwardia Sm.

First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5: 411 (1793)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Macaronesia, W. & Central Medit., Tropical & Subtropical Asia, N. & Central America.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Algeria, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Azores, British Columbia, California, Canary Is., China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Delaware, District of Columbia, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Hainan, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kentucky, Korea, Kriti, Laos, Louisiana, Madeira, Maine, Malaya, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Guinea, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Portugal, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Sicilia, South Carolina, Spain, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Virginia

Introduced into:

France, Great Britain, Ireland

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

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.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • 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