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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.
Psilotum nudum

[FWTA]

Psilotaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

Ecology
Among adventitious roots of oil and coconut palms; at sea level to 4, 000 ft.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Colombia

Native to:

Alabama, Andaman Is., Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Central American Pac, Chagos Archipelago, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Colombia, Comoros, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Florida, Free State, Gabon, Galápagos, Georgia, Ghana, Gilbert Is., Guatemala, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kermadec Is., Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Line Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Mauritius, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Ogasawara-shoto, Pakistan, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn Is., Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rodrigues, Réunion, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Society Is., Solomon Is., South Carolina, South China Sea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Texas, Thailand, Tokelau-Manihiki, Tonga, Tuamotu, Tubuai Is., Tuvalu, Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Victoria, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya, Western Australia, Windward Is., Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Canary Is.

Psilotum nudum (L.) P.Beauv. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2006 Edwards, P.J. [4433], Indonesia K000446604
Nov 24, 2004 Takeuchi, W. [17440], Papua New Guinea K000608156
Mar 1, 2004 Chin, S.C. [3568], Indonesia K000491879
Jan 29, 2003 Hennipman, E. [5666], Indonesia K000491882
Jan 28, 2003 Naves, A. [3648], Philippines K000491896
Jan 28, 2003 Cuming, H. [2018], Philippines K000491989
Jan 27, 2003 Yapp, R.H. [285], Malaysia K000491829
Jan 27, 2003 Parris, B.S. [19/85], Malaysia K000491830
Jan 27, 2003 Kiah, S. bin [250], Malaysia K000491831
Jan 27, 2003 Ernst, A. [1167], Malaysia K000491832
Jan 27, 2003 Griffith, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491836
Jan 27, 2003 Achmad [1098], Indonesia K000491852
Jan 27, 2003 Herb. Boerlage [s.n.], Indonesia K000491854
Jan 27, 2003 Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000491857
Jan 27, 2003 Borssum Waalkes, J. v. [643], Indonesia K000491867
Jan 27, 2003 Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491873
Jan 27, 2003 Aban [SAN79338], Malaysia K000491875
Jan 27, 2003 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491876
Jan 27, 2003 Abbe, E.C. [9955], Malaysia K000491877
Jan 27, 2003 Clemens, J. [27988], Malaysia K000491878
Jan 27, 2003 Nedi [465], Indonesia K000491884
Jan 27, 2003 Purwaningsih [79], Indonesia K000491885
Jan 27, 2003 Cuadra, A. [A1084], Malaysia K000491874
Jan 27, 2003 Maingay, A.C. [3214], Malaysia K000491838
Jan 27, 2003 Robinson, C.B. [461], Indonesia K000491865
Jan 27, 2003 Joncheere, G.J. de [1561], Indonesia K000491881
Jan 27, 2003 Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [18308], Indonesia K000491864
Jan 27, 2003 Teysmann, J.E. [12379], Indonesia K000491883
Jan 27, 2003 Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. [1456], Indonesia K000491858
Jan 27, 2003 Powell, D.A. [286], Christmas I. K000491860
Jan 27, 2003 Backer, C.A. [34149], Indonesia K000491855
Jan 27, 2003 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia K000491856
Jan 27, 2003 Derry, R. [1102], Malaysia K000491837
Jan 27, 2003 Jaag, O. [1321], Indonesia K000491866
Jan 26, 2003 Robinson, H.C. [5754], Malaysia K000491827
Jan 26, 2003 Gwynne-Vaughan, D.T. [530], Malaysia K000491828
Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [4791], Ecuador K000200244
Apr 21, 2001 Takeuchi, W. [14637], Papua New Guinea K000491959
Apr 21, 2001 Takeuchi, W. [14637], Papua New Guinea K000491961
Apr 21, 2001 Takeuchi, W. [14637], Papua New Guinea K000491960
Jan 1, 2001 Decary, M.R. [10025], Madagascar K000505356
Dec 1, 1996 Ellen, R F. [514], Indonesia K000491897
Oct 1, 1995 Powell, D.A. [XI1300], Christmas I. K000491861
Oct 1, 1995 Powell, D.A. [XI1315], Christmas I. K000491862
Jan 1, 1991 Carvalho [3083], Equatorial Guinea K000505403
Jul 13, 1987 Du Puy, D.J. [CI69], Christmas I. K000491863
Aug 19, 1985 Franc, I. [29], New Caledonia K001057672 isotype
Mar 11, 1973 Auquier, P. [2458], Zaïre K000505409
Mar 1, 1953 Dent Young, J. [272], Nigeria K000505405
Mar 1, 1939 Buwalda, P. [5587], Indonesia K000491890
Jan 1, 1929 Rant, A. [245], Indonesia K000491887
Wrigley, T.C. [84], Equatorial Guinea K000505404
Melville, F. [631], Equatorial Guinea K000505406
Napper, D.M. [676], Zaïre K000505410
Rodgers [2784], Tanzania K000505421
Bjørnstad, A. [6496A], Tanzania K000505426
Greenway, P.J. [8646], Tanzania K000505428
Peter, A. [15746], Tanzania K000505424
Greenway, P.J. [2930], Tanzania K000505418
Eggeling, W.J. [4114], Uganda K000505417
Peter, A. [40309], Tanzania K000505431
Gossweiler, J. [7460], Angola K000505436
Gossweiler, J. [8865], Angola K000505438
Moseley [s.n.] K000505441
Humblot, M. [155] K000505359
Bernardi, L. [11647] K000507015
Kirk, J.Dr. [s.n.], Comoros K000505358
Hume, A. [s.n.], Chagos Archipelago K000505361
Horne, J. [151], Seychelles K000505362
Barclay, C. Sir [2821] K000505364
Bojers [s.n.] K000505365
Stanley Gardiner, J. [4], Seychelles K000505385
Hutson, A.M. [6], Chagos Archipelago K000505368
Willis, J.C. [14], Chagos Archipelago K000505370
Willis, J.C. [1], Chagos Archipelago K000505376
Willis, J.C. [s.n.], Chagos Archipelago K000505377
Willis, J.C. [35], Chagos Archipelago K000505378
Bourne, G.C. [8/9], Chagos Archipelago K000505396
Carmichael? [s.n.] K000505398
Corbett, G. [34] K000505400
Bernardi, L. [15007] K000505401
Lavranos, J. [10623] K000505402
Schmutz, E. [F84], Indonesia K000491868
Widjaja, E.A. [4404], Indonesia K000491950
Demoulin, V. [5847], Papua New Guinea K000491962
Croft, J.R. [595], Papua New Guinea K000491967
Philipson, W.R. [3289], Papua New Guinea K000491970
Carr, C.E. [12927], Papua New Guinea K000491976
Streimann, H. [NGF28978], Papua New Guinea K000491981
Croft, J.R. [LAE68829], Papua New Guinea K000491982
Floyd, A.G. [3497], Papua New Guinea K000491985
Coode, M.J.E. [NGF40466], Papua New Guinea K000491987
Croft, J.R. [1174], Papua New Guinea K000491988
Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [847], Indonesia K000491952
Royen, P. van [6162], Indonesia K000491953
Pereira, J. d' Almeida [7359] K000491955
Royen, P. van [8068], Indonesia K000491957
Ridley, H.N. [7140], Malaysia K000491833
Lörzing, J.A. [12698], Indonesia K000491853
Mamit, J.D. [S41091], Malaysia K000491870
Elmer, A.D.E. [17207], Philippines K000491895
Piggott, A.G. [1522], Malaysia K000491834
Burok [s.n.], Malaysia K000491835
Robinson, C.B. [462], Indonesia K000491886
Buwalda, P. [5674], Indonesia K000491889
Perceval Wright, E. [s.n.], Seychelles K000505363
Muat, F. [1526], Indonesia K000473000
Pereira, J. d' Almeida [7359] K000491958
Pignal, M. [1341] K000507016
Robertson, S.A. [3094], Seychelles K000505380
Richardson, I.B.K. [4017] K000505391
Greenway, P.J. [2930], Tanzania K000505419
Gaudichaud, C. [s.n.], Indonesia K000491954
Louis, J. Dr [11077], Zaïre K000505412
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [1175], Papua New Guinea K000491983
Lorence, D.H. [M105] K000505392
Jeffrey, C. [613], Seychelles K000505383
Kornas, J. [3685], Zambia K000505439
Stanley Gardiner, J. [s.n.], Seychelles K000505387
Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [483], Indonesia K000491869
s.coll. [s.n.], New Zealand K001057673
Argent, G. [NGBF1029], Papua New Guinea K000491966
Stoddart, D.R. [791], Chagos Archipelago K000505369
Mabberley, D.J. [1012], Madagascar K000507014
Frodin, D.G. [UPNG2059], Papua New Guinea K000491977
Duffy, E. Dr. [1146] K000505443
Blake, A. [s.n.], Ascension K000505440
Fosberg, F.R. [52193], Seychelles K000505384
Kinbag, F. [001], Papua New Guinea K000491968
Tinley, K.L. [2828], Mozambique K000505432
Carr, C.E. [15784], Papua New Guinea K000491974
Kanis, A. [1273], Papua New Guinea K000491980
Millar, A.N. [15714], Papua New Guinea K000491963
Robertson, S.A. [3020], Seychelles K000505381
Vandenberg, J. [NGF42254], Papua New Guinea K000491971
Ernst, A. [40], Indonesia K000491859
Croft, J.R. [495], Papua New Guinea K000491978
Hallé, N. [3390], Gabon K000505411
Willis, J.C. [s.n.], Chagos Archipelago K000505374
Troupin, G. [8821], Zaïre K000505407
Bjørnstad, A. [1196], Tanzania K000505420
Kairo, A. [175], Papua New Guinea K000491984
Rakotondrainibe, F. [6736] K000507017
Conn [232], Papua New Guinea K000491969
Humblot, M. [346] K000505355
Moseley, H.N. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000491986
Mellor, Dr. [s.n.], Madagascar K000507012
Willis, J.C. [s.n.], Chagos Archipelago K000505375
Gossweiler, J. [7460], Angola K000505437
Doutrelepont, H. [1046] K000505360
Robinson, E.A. [2344], Zambia K000505429
Robertson, S.A. [2342], Seychelles K000505382
Macrae, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001096849 syntype
s.coll. [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro K001096847 syntype
Faden, R.B. [70/445], Kenya K000505416
Bally, P.R.O. [8573], Kenya K000505415
Gardette, E. [552], Indonesia K000490893
Pereira, J. d' Almeida [7359] K000491956
De L'Isle, M.G. [s.n.] K000505397
Dewoll [SAN77664], Malaysia K000491872
Peter, A. [24491], Tanzania K000505423
Haine, T. [745/72], Madagascar K000507013
Scott Elliot, G.F. [2270], Madagascar K000507020
Iversen, S.T. [86162B], Tanzania K000505425
Hartley, T.G. [12622b], Papua New Guinea K000491964
Bisset, H. [79], Mozambique K000505433
Tweedie, J. [s.n.], Santa Catarina K001096848 syntype
Brass, L.J. [7614], Papua New Guinea K000491972
Stanley Gardiner, J. [s.n.], Seychelles K000505386
Dawe, M.T. [489], Mozambique K000505434
Brionnaud, S. [47] K000507018
Labat, J.N. [3142] K000507019
Raynal, J. [16908], Indonesia K000491949
Stanley Gardiner, J. [s.n.], Seychelles K000505390
Barthelat, F. [491] K000505379
Humblot, M. [328], Madagascar K000505353
Brown, R. [120], New South Wales K001057674 isotype
Pynaert, L. [347], Zaïre K000505413
Thomasset, H.P. [131], Seychelles K000505389
Lehun [1302], Zaïre K000505408
Balfour, I.B. [s.n.] K000505366
Johns, R.J. [11285], Papua New Guinea K000607981
Schlieben, H.J. [11289] K000505354
Widjaja, E.A. [4404], Indonesia K000491951
Field, A. [60], Chagos Archipelago K000505367
Dale, I.R. [3584], Tanzania K000505414
Katik, P. [NGF46987], Papua New Guinea K000491979
Richards, P.W. [1822], Malaysia K000491871
Burckill, I. H. [3516], Malaysia K000491839
Millar, A.N. [22654], Papua New Guinea K000491965
Kirk, J.Dr. [s.n.], Comoros K000505357
Lorence, D.H. [s.n.], Rodrigues K000505393
Barclay, C. Sir [1230] K000505394
Barclay, C. Sir [351] K000505395
Vaughan, R.E. [55] K000505399
Willis, J.C. [38], Chagos Archipelago K000505372
Eggeling, W.J. [6489], Tanzania K000505427
Willis, J.C. [20] K000505371
Rodgers [2784], Tanzania K000505422
Jacobsen, N. [76], Zimbabwe K000505430
Willis, J.C. [s.n.], Chagos Archipelago K000505373
Carr, C.E. [12464], Papua New Guinea K000491975
Mutimushi, J.M. [312], Zambia K000505435
Carr, C.E. [14946], Papua New Guinea K000491973
Baron, R. [3404], Madagascar K000505352
Parker, J.E. [7] K000505442
Darnaedi, D. [1939], Indonesia K000491880
Forster [s.n.], Indonesia K000491888
s.coll. [Cat. no. 46] Psilotum triquetrum K001109102
s.coll. [Cat. no. 46] Psilotum triquetrum K001109103
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 46], Nepal Psilotum triquetrum K001109098
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 46], Mauritius Psilotum triquetrum K001109097
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 46], Mauritius Psilotum triquetrum K001109101

First published in Prodr. Aethéogam.: 112 (1805)

Accepted by

  • Allan, H.A. (1961). Flora of New Zealand 1: 1-1085. Botany division, D.S.I.R., Christchurch.
  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Loc, P.K. & al. (2019). A checklist of pteridophytes collected on Cham Chu mountains and adjacent sites Journal of Biology. Hanoi, Vietnam 41: 75-89.
  • 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.
  • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Sachet, M.-H. (1969). List of vascular flora of Rangiroa Atoll Research Bulletin 125: 33-44.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 1: 1-897. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Wester, L. (1985). Checklist of the vascular plants of the Northern Line Islands Atoll Research Bulletin 287: 1-38.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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Flora of West Tropical Africa

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Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Allan, H.A. (1961). Flora of New Zealand 1: 1-1085. Botany division, D.S.I.R., Christchurch.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
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Flora of Tropical East Africa

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