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This species is accepted, and its native range is Africa, Arabian Peninsula Indian Subcontinent to China (Yunnan).

[FWTA]

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

Ecology
Weed in roadside ditches, etc.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology Leaves
Leaf-blade narrowly lanceolate, up to 26 x 4 cm, simply pinnate
Morphology Leaves Pinnae
Pinnae ± oblong, up to 2 x 1 cm, shortly stalked, irregularly incised along upper margin, hairy
Morphology Leaves Petiole
Petiole dark brown to black, up to 9 cm long, hairy.
Distribution
N1, 2 widespread in tropical and southern Africa; Arabia and India
Ecology
Altitude range c. 1000–1160 m.

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, China South-Central, Comoros, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Oman, Pakistan, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Socotra, Somalia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, West Himalaya, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Galápagos

Adiantum incisum Forssk. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 16, 1999 Beentje, H. [2494], Kenya K000570620
Sep 16, 1999 Kabuye, C.H.S. [643], Kenya K000570619
Jun 1, 1992 Raistrick, R. [EP2], Tanzania K000570770
Aug 25, 1988 Greenway, P.J. [6514], Tanzania K000570777
Aug 25, 1988 Greenway, P.J. [2088], Tanzania K000570778
Aug 25, 1988 Greenway, P.J. [2648], Tanzania K000557790
Aug 25, 1988 Drummond, R.B. [2677], Tanzania K000557553
Aug 25, 1988 Drummond, R.B. [2920], Tanzania K000557554
Aug 25, 1988 Drummond, R.B. [2920], Tanzania K000557555
Aug 25, 1988 Drummond, R.B. [3179], Tanzania K000557556
Aug 25, 1988 Eggeling, W.J. [1234], Uganda K000570599
Aug 25, 1988 Eggeling, W.J. [2651], Uganda K000570600
Aug 25, 1988 Tanner, R.E.S. [2411], Tanzania K000570769
Aug 25, 1988 Glover, P.E. [272], Tanzania K000570789
Aug 25, 1988 Kirk, J. [s.n.], Kenya K000557525
Aug 25, 1988 Thomas, A.S. [Th2308], Uganda K000570603
Aug 25, 1988 Stolz, A. [1311], Tanzania K000570790
Aug 25, 1988 Stolz, A. [935], Tanzania K000570792
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [13241], Tanzania K000570762
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [13241], Tanzania K000570763
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [16221], Tanzania K000570765
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [10315], Tanzania K000570767
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [11253], Tanzania K000570773
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [11280], Tanzania K000570774
Aug 25, 1988 Peter, A. [8714], Tanzania K000570779
Aug 25, 1988 Verdcourt, B. [S33], Tanzania K000570764
Aug 25, 1988 Verdcourt, B. [I7], Tanzania K000570768
Aug 25, 1988 Bidgood, S. [2004], Tanzania K000570782
Aug 25, 1988 Johnston, H.H. [13], Tanzania K000557539
Aug 25, 1988 Hildebrandt, J.M. [2473], Kenya K000557523
Aug 25, 1988 Hildebrandt, J.M. [s.n.], Tanzania K000557793
Aug 25, 1988 Volkens, G. [184], Tanzania K000557551
Aug 25, 1988 Dummer, R.A. [2793], Uganda K000570605
Aug 25, 1988 Wakefield, T. [s.n.], Kenya K000557524
Aug 25, 1988 Haarer, A. [1370], Tanzania K000570776
Aug 25, 1988 Vaughan, J.H. [1219], Tanzania K000570796
Aug 25, 1988 Vaughan, J.H. [1166], Tanzania K000570797
Aug 25, 1988 Kässner [137], Kenya K000557527
Aug 25, 1988 Geilinger [4832], Tanzania K000557548
Aug 25, 1988 Kässner, T. [942], Kenya K000570617
Aug 25, 1988 Kässner, T. [882], Kenya K000570616
Aug 25, 1988 Dawe, M. [839], Uganda K000570601
Aug 25, 1988 anonymous [92], Kenya K000570615
Aug 25, 1988 Opiko [320], Kenya K000557522
Aug 25, 1988 Last, G.J. [s.n.], Tanzania K000557526
Aug 25, 1988 Leighton-Reed, W.T. [s.n.], Tanzania K000557538
Aug 25, 1988 ?Smith [s.n.], Tanzania K000557549
Aug 25, 1988 Toms, K.E. [164], Tanzania K000557791
Aug 22, 1988 Hildebrandt, J.M. [1103], Tanzania K000570795
Oct 4, 1957 Someren, H.D. van [454], Uganda K000570598
Oct 4, 1957 Someren, H.D. van [248], Kenya K000570606
Oct 4, 1957 Someren, H.D. van [50], Kenya K000570611
May 22, 1956 Gillett, J.B. [12894], Kenya K000570607
Jan 1, 1956 Forbes [s.n.], Cape Verde K000435583 lectotype
Greenway, P.J. [10710], Tanzania K000557533
Greenway, P.J. [14966], Tanzania K000557534
Greenway, P.J. [11153], Tanzania K000557536
Greenway, P.J. [11034], Tanzania K000557542
Gillett, J.B. [17058], Kenya K000557528
Gillett, J.B. [18235], Kenya K000570612
Bally, P.R.O. [B12727], Kenya K000557532
Polhill, R. [1165], Tanzania K000570785
Richards, H.M. [24725], Tanzania K000557535
Richards, H.M. [24725], Tanzania K000570775
Milne-Redhead, E. [7419], Tanzania K000570786
Milne-Redhead, E. [10007], Tanzania K000570793
Faulkner, H.G. [4577], Tanzania K000570771
Faulkner, H.G. [3262], Tanzania K000557792
Kirk, J. [s.n.], Tanzania K000570788
Braithwaite, A. [396], Tanzania K000557544
Braithwaite, A. [396], Tanzania K000557545
Braithwaite, A. [396], Tanzania K000557547
Braithwaite, A. [309], Tanzania K000570766
Renvoize, S.A. [2345], Tanzania K000570783
Archbold, M.E. [287], Tanzania K000570772
Faden, R.B. [70/137], Kenya K000570618
Faden, R.B. [69/1252], Uganda K000570602
Faden, R.B. [69/811], Kenya K000557531
Napper, D. [491], Kenya K000570613
Napper, D. [491], Kenya K000570614
Mabberley, D. [103], Kenya K000570610
Tweedie [2785], Kenya K000570609
Hedberg, O. [6814], Tanzania K000557552
Luke [1831B], Kenya K000557521
Luke, P.A. [4928], Tanzania K000570780
Luke, W.R.Q. [3701], Tanzania K000570781
Newbould, J.B. [3562], Kenya K000570608
Lye, K.A. [23426], Uganda K000570597
Lye, K.A. [3188], Uganda K000570604
Pócs, T. [6420D], Tanzania K000570787
Bigger, M. [1992], Tanzania K000557541
Beesley, J.S.S. [56], Tanzania K000557540
Beesley, J.S.S. [117], Tanzania K000557543
Beesley, J.S.S. [113], Tanzania K000570784
Reichstein, T. [s.n.], Kenya K000557529
Reichstein, T. [s.n.], Kenya K000557530
Dingle, H. [360], Tanzania K000557537
Sinha, B.M.B. [s.n.], Tanzania K000557546
Mtui, E.M. [72], Tanzania K000557550
Bjørnbstad, A. [AB2244], Tanzania K000570791
Schlieben, H.J.. [6384], Tanzania K000570794

First published in Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 187 (1775)

Accepted by

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. 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.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Fl. Aegypt.–Arab. 187 (1775).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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