Osmunda regalis L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1065 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Macaronesia, Europe to Medit. and Iran. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the temperate biome. It is has environmental uses, as a poison and a medicine and for food.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Azores, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cape Verde, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Morocco, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Norway, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Austria, Madeira, New Zealand North

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2017). http://dx.doi.org/10.24310/abm.v42i1.3029. epublication.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & Parris, B.S. (2020). Pteridophytes of Turkey - A revised check-list and their relationship to Europe and the West Himalaya. Indian Journal of Forestry 43: 263-284.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Gonggrijp, S. & al. (2021). Nova Flora Neerlandica, Lycopodiopsida & Polypodiopsida: 1-275. KNVV uitgeverij.
  • Güner, A., Kandemir, A., Menemen, Y., Yıldırım, H., Aslan, S., Ekşi, G., Güner, I. & Çimen, A.Ö. (eds.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Florası (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakfı Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanik Bahçesi Yayınları. İstanbul.
  • Hassler, M. & Muer, T. (2022). Flora Germanica: alle Farn- und Blütenpflanzen Deutschlands in Text und Bild 1: 1-864. Verlag Regionalkultur, Uberstadt-Weiher.
  • Litvinskaya, S.A. & Murtazaliev, R.A. (2013). Flora of the Northern Caucasus: An Atlas and Identification Book: 1-688. Fiton XXI.
  • Merryweather, J. (2020). Britain's Ferns. A field guide to the clubmosses, quillworts, horsetails and ferns of Great Britain and Ireland: 1-280. Princeton University Press.
  • Mirek, Z., Piękoś-Mirkowa, H., Zając, A. & Zając, M (2020). Vascular plants of Poland an annotated checklist: 1-526. W. Szafer institute of botany, Polish academy of sciences, Krakow, Poland.
  • Prelli, R. & Boudrie, M. (2021). Les Fougères et plantes alliées d'Europe: 1-528. BIOTOPE.
  • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide. Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Schäfer, H. (2021). Flora of the Azores a field guide: 1-445. Margraf Publishers GmbH.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Hook. Syn. Fil. 427 (1868)
  • Sim F.S.A. 310, t. 170 (1915)
  • Sp. Pl. 2: 1065 (1753)
  • Tard. in Mém. I.F.A.N. 28: 30 (1953).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Litvinskaya, S.A. & Murtazaliev, R.A. (2013). Flora of the Northern Caucasus: An Atlas and Identification Book: 1-688. Fiton XXI.
  • Prelli, R. & Boudrie, M. (2021). Les Fougères et plantes alliées d'Europe: 1-528. BIOTOPE.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Allen, D., Bilz, M., Leaman, D.J., Miller, R.M., Timoshyna, A., & Window, J. (2014). European Red List of medicinal plants. Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg 10:907382.
  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Bernal, R., S.R. Gradstein & M. Celis (eds.). 2019. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co
  • Burkill HM. (1995). The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vols. 1-3. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vols 1-3.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • FPI (2021). Food Plants International. https://fms.cmsvr.com/fmi/webd/Food_Plants_World?homeurl=https://foodplantsinternational.com/plants/
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.
  • Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) v.10 (2021); http://mpns.kew.org/
  • PROTA (2021). Plants Resources of Tropical Africa. https://prota4u.org/database/
  • RBG, Kew (2021). Kew Economic Botany Collection. https://ecbot.science.kew.org/
  • Willis, K.J. (ed.) (2017). State of the World’s Plants 2017. Report. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 2020 Christenhusz, M.J.M. [MC9029] United Kingdom K001400689 Yes
Aug 1, 2020 Christenhusz, M.J.M. [MC9029] United Kingdom K001400686 Yes
Feb 1, 2016 Darbyshire, I.; Banze, A. [993] Mozambique K001187628 Yes
Oct 10, 2013 Andrianaivoravelona, B. [272] Madagascar K000952356 No
Mar 1, 2005 Tchiengue, B. [1971] Cameroon K000339734 No
Jul 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [7247] Cameroon K000109189 No
May 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [4512] Cameroon K000746770 No
Sep 1, 1998 Cheek, M. [8702] Cameroon K000746771 No
Jun 25, 1953 Schimper [1414] Ethiopia K000435396 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jun 25, 1953 Schimper [1414] Ethiopia K000435395 Unknown Type Material Yes
Pyne, C.T. [89] Sierra Leone K:SPC-18958.000 No
Goyder, D. J.; Maiato, F.; Luis, J. C. [8629] Angola K001581898 Yes
Bojer [s.n.] Madagascar K000435397 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cheek, M.; Ndive; Sama; Enow; Tampie, J.; Tampie, D.; Tako, T.; Obi, M. [14365] Cameroon K001562802 No
Jaeger, P. [8.295] Sierra Leone K001600819 Yes
Goyder, D.J.; Gomes, A. [9122] Angola K001622227 Yes
Lyall [300] Madagascar K000435398 Unknown Type Material Yes
Luke, W.R.Q.; Bytebier, B.; Butynski, T.; Ehart, C [7035] Tanzania K000115139 No
S.coll [1840] K001600816 Yes
S.coll [1840] K001600817 Yes
S.coll [1840] K001600818 Yes
Bechtel, A.R. [7391] United States K001611276 Yes
Braithwaite, A.F. [151] South Africa K001532823 Yes
Braithwaite, A.F. [151] South Africa K001532822 Yes
Maiato, F.; Camôngua, J. [1118] Angola K001581903 Yes
Le Testu, G. [3514] Central African Republic K001600811 Yes
Goyder, D.J.; Gomes, A. [9111] Angola K001622231 Yes
Giles, J.J. [149] United Kingdom K001419116 Yes
Leschenault de la Tour, J.B. [Cat. no. 51] India Osmunda leschenaultii K001109111 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 51] Osmunda leschenaultii K001109112 Unknown Type Material Yes

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