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This genus is accepted, and its native range is E. Canada to Tropical & S. South America, St. Helena, Tanzania to S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean, Tropical & Subtropical Asia to Pacific.
Schizaea dichotoma

Native to:

Andaman Is., Antipodean Is., Argentina South, Bahamas, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Chatham Is., Chile South, Colombia, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Falkland Is., Fiji, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Hainan, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Kermadec Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Marquesas, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Brunswick, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Jersey, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Niue, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Nova Scotia, Panamá, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Réunion, Samoa, Society Is., Solomon Is., South Australia, St.Helena, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tasmania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Victoria, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., Western Australia, Zimbabwe

Extinct in:

Bangladesh

Schizaea Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Madagascar K000312484

First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5: 419 (1793)

Accepted by

  • Balkrishna, A., Joshi, B., Sribastava, A., Shankar, R. & Shukla, B.K. (2019). Classification of extant Pteridophytes: a new approach Indian Fern Journal 36: 311-341.
  • 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0