Microgramma mauritiana (Willd.) Tardieu

First published in Fl. Madagasc. 5(2): 108 (1960)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean, S. India, Sri Lanka. It is a rhizomatous geophyte or epiphyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central African Repu, Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Réunion, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Extinct in:

India, Sri Lanka

Introduced into:

Dominican Republic, Haiti

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ranasinghe, S. & al. (2020). The national red list 2020 - Conservation status of the flora of Sri Lanka: 1-254. Biodiversity secretariat, Ministry of environment and the national herbarium.
  • 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.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ranasinghe, S. & al. (2020). The national red list 2020 - Conservation status of the flora of Sri Lanka: 1-254. Biodiversity secretariat, Ministry of environment and the national herbarium.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 1990 Upson, T. [237], Cameroon Microgramma owariensis K000381468 No
Dec 1, 1990 Upson, T. [237], Cameroon Microgramma owariensis K000381475 No
La Croix, I.F. [4969], Congo Microgramma owariensis K000501464 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 277], Mauritius Polypodium mauritianum K001109697 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 277], Mauritius Polypodium mauritianum K001109696 Yes
Aug 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1944], Cameroon Anapeltis lycopodioides var. owariensis K000109155 No

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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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