1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Polystichum Roth
      1. Polystichum muricatum (L.) Fée

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Galápagos, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Venezuela

    Polystichum muricatum (L.) Fée appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2011 Moritz [280], Colombia K000512987 isotype
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5305], Ecuador K000200329
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5305], Ecuador K000200342
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5305], Ecuador K000200343
    Moritz [280], Colombia Polystichum moritzianum K000512986 isotype
    Bourgeau [2350], Mexico Polystichum moritzianum K000590439
    Bourgeau [2350], Mexico Polystichum moritzianum K000590440

    First published in Mém. Foug., 5. Gen. Filic.: 278 (1852)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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