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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & SE. Australia, New Zealand North Island.

Native to:

New South Wales, New Zealand North, Queensland, Victoria

Introduced into:

India, Nansei-shoto, Sri Lanka, Tanzania

Adiantum formosum R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 2, 1990 Furaya, K. [169], Tanzania K000557885
Nov 2, 1990 Furaya, K. [169], Tanzania K000557886
Nov 2, 1990 Furaya, K. [169], Tanzania K000557887
Fitzalan, E.F.A. [s.n.], Queensland K001090085
Brown, R. [67], New South Wales K001090086

First published in Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 155 (1810)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Allan, H.A. (1961). Flora of New Zealand 1: 1-1085. Botany division, D.S.I.R., Christchurch.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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