Grammitis villosissima (Hook.) Ching

First published in Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol., Bot. 10: 241 (1941)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa, Madagascar, Mauritius. It grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • 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. [Cited as Zygophlebia villosissima.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1990 Forsyth Major [200], Madagascar Zygophlebia villosissima K000227542 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1990 Barter [s.n.], Sierra Leone Zygophlebia villosissima K000227554 lectotype Yes

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical 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/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0