Polystichum fuscopaleaceum Alston

First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 30: 22 (1956)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Cameroon to Somalia and S. Tropical Africa, Comoros, Réunion, SW. Arabian Peninsula. It grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Comoros, Ethiopia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Réunion, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

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 Polystichum sinense.]

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2A, 30: 22 (1956).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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