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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America, Nigeria to Ethiopia and S. Africa, SW. Arabian Peninsula, W. Indian Ocean, SW. India, Sri Lanka. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Colombia

[FWTA]

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

Ecology
In montane forest; 7, 000 to 9, 000 ft. alt.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 1500 - 3000 m.
Habit
Herb.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.

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[UPB]
Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Brazil South, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Free State, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Namibia, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Panamá, Paraguay, Rwanda, Réunion, Socotra, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tristan da Cunha, Uganda, Uruguay, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Adiantum poiretii Wikstr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2008 Van Heist [577], Uganda K000197491
Jun 1, 2007 Massawe, G. [DA56], Tanzania K000558335
Jul 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [9476], Cameroon K000109163
Dec 1, 1996 Faden, R.B. [96/469], Tanzania K000558336
Dec 1, 1996 Faden, R.B. [96/469], Tanzania K000558337
Dec 1, 1996 Faden, R.B. [96/469], Tanzania K000558338
Dec 1, 1996 Faden, R.B. [96/469], Tanzania K000558339
Jan 1, 1996 Thomas, D.W. [9274], Cameroon K000518835
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [5337], Cameroon K000541975
Jan 1, 1996 Sidwell, K. [61], Cameroon K000518837
Jan 1, 1989 Gereau, R. [3131], Tanzania K000571357
Jul 27, 1988 Greenway, P.J. [12122], Tanzania K000558356
Jul 27, 1988 Polhill, R. [1429], Tanzania K000571361
Jul 27, 1988 Milne-Redhead, E. [10092], Tanzania K000571368
Jul 27, 1988 Milne-Redhead, E. [10260], Tanzania K000571369
Jul 27, 1988 Milne-Redhead, E. [9455], Tanzania K000571370
Jul 27, 1988 Jefford, T.G. [s.n.], Tanzania K000571350
Jul 27, 1988 Jefford, T.G. [248], Tanzania K000571351
Jul 27, 1988 Harwood, A. [26], Tanzania K000571360
Jul 27, 1988 Renvoize, S.A. [2117], Tanzania K000571359
Jul 27, 1988 Peter, A. [37807], Tanzania K000571352
Jul 27, 1988 Peter, A. [37807], Tanzania K000571353
Jul 27, 1988 Semsei, S.R. [4097], Tanzania K000571343
Jul 27, 1988 Batty, M. [209], Tanzania K000558357
Jul 27, 1988 Johnston, H.H. [6], Tanzania K000558344
Jul 27, 1988 Schlieben, H.J. [4531], Tanzania K000558349
Jul 27, 1988 Schlieben, H.J. [3473], Tanzania K000571358
Jul 27, 1988 Volkens, G. [1251], Tanzania K000558345
Jul 27, 1988 Newbould, J.B. [1796], Tanzania K000571354
Jul 27, 1988 Bigger, M. [2147], Tanzania K000558358
Jul 27, 1988 Leighton, W.T. [s.n.], Tanzania K000558348
Jul 27, 1988 Durham, F.R. [s.n.], Tanzania K000558346
Jul 26, 1988 Greenway, P.J. [15020], Kenya K000558334
Jul 26, 1988 Eggeling, W.J. [1188], Uganda K000571024
Jul 26, 1988 Paulo, S. [1015], Kenya K000558153
Jul 26, 1988 Glover [1770], Kenya K000558333
Jul 26, 1988 Stauffer, H.U. [958], Uganda K000558139
Jul 26, 1988 Wilson, J. [569], Uganda K000571025
Jul 26, 1988 Faden, R.B. [69/2049], Kenya K000558329
Jul 26, 1988 Faden, R.B. [72/327], Kenya K000558330
Jul 26, 1988 Faden, R.B. [67/778], Kenya K000558326
Jul 26, 1988 Mabberley, D. [294], Kenya K000558322
Jul 26, 1988 Tweedie [2714], Uganda K000571030
Jul 26, 1988 Tweedie [1883A], Kenya K000558157
Jul 26, 1988 Tweedie [1883], Kenya K000558158
Jul 26, 1988 Gardner, H.M. [976], Kenya K000558315
Jul 26, 1988 Lugard [221], Kenya K000558154
Jul 26, 1988 Whyte, A. [s.n.], Kenya K000558320
Jul 26, 1988 Snowden, J.D. [420], Uganda K000558144
Jul 26, 1988 Powell, H. [31], Kenya K000558156
Jul 26, 1988 James, E. [s.n.], Uganda K000558146
Jul 26, 1988 James, E. [s.n.], Kenya K000558323
Jul 26, 1988 Dummer, R.A. [3644], Uganda K000558143
Jul 26, 1988 Newbould, J.B. [6466], Tanzania K000558340
Jul 26, 1988 Frame, G.W. [403], Tanzania K000558342
Jul 26, 1988 Hazel, C. [260], Uganda K000558134
Jul 26, 1988 Scott Elliott, G.F. [7525], Uganda K000558135
Jul 26, 1988 Scott Elliott, G.F. [7597], Uganda K000558136
Jul 26, 1988 Scott Elliott, G.F. [6773], Kenya K000558137
Jul 26, 1988 Brown, E.J. [EA12489], Kenya K000558155
Jul 26, 1988 Rwaburindore, P.K. [Rwab458], Uganda K000558147
Jul 26, 1988 Roscoe, J. [s.n.], Kenya K000558318
Jul 26, 1988 Roscoe, J. [s.n.], Kenya K000558319
Jul 26, 1988 Roscoe, J. [s.n.], Kenya K000558321
Jul 26, 1988 Moon, J.L. [754], Kenya K000558324
Jul 26, 1988 Moon, J.L. [754], Kenya K000558325
Jul 26, 1988 Jugard, E. [221] K000558314
Jul 20, 1982 Mtui, E.M. [60], Tanzania K000571347
Jul 20, 1982 Mtui, E.M. [60], Tanzania K000571348
Jan 1, 1960 Greenway, P.J. [9585], Tanzania K000558350
Jan 1, 1960 Greenway, P.J. [9585], Tanzania K000558351
Jan 1, 1954 Hedberg, O. [65], Kenya K000558313
Greenway, P.J. [7679], Tanzania K000558352
Bally, P.R.O. [5613], Kenya K000558150
Eggeling, W.J. [E2899], Uganda K000571023
Eggeling, W.J. [E2625], Uganda K000571026
Eggeling, W.J. [E23284], Uganda K000571027
Eggeling, W.J. [E4032], Uganda K000558138
Purseglove, J.W. [P3197], Uganda K000558133
Wood, G.H.S. [756], Uganda K000558128
Chandler, P. [2546], Uganda K000558131
Chandler, P. [2263], Kenya K000558316
Moreau, R.E. [169], Kenya K000558328
Watermeyer [66], Tanzania K000571364
Richards, H.M. [13960], Tanzania K000571365
Hepper, F.N. [5441], Tanzania K000571355
Hepper, F.N. [5441], Tanzania K000571356
Newbould, J. [4593], Tanzania K000571349
Thomas, A.S. [Th3606], Uganda K000571028
Thomas, A.S. [1166B], Uganda K000558129
Thomas, A.S. [1166B], Uganda K000558130
Thomas, A.S. [2542], Uganda K000558141
Thomas, A.S. [281], Uganda K000558142
Thomas, A.S. [Th281], Uganda K000558145
Huxley, P. [140A], Tanzania K000558347
Stolz, A. [800], Tanzania K000571366
Stolz, A. [589], Tanzania K000571367
Raynal, J. [19047], Tanzania K000571341
Raynal, J. [19140], Tanzania K000571342
Peter, A. [2615], Tanzania K000558353
Peter, A. [43900], Tanzania K000558359
Archbold, M.E. [2481A], Tanzania K000571362
Verdcourt, B. [785], Uganda K000571029
Verdcourt, B. [2501], Kenya K000558152
s.coll. [s.n.], Chile K000633044
Bytebier, B. [276], Kenya K000558148
Chamisso [156], Chile K000633042 lectotype
Galeotti, H.G. [6562], Mexico K000846876
Gillies [s.n.], Chile K000633043
Grimshaw, J.M. [94/173], Tanzania K000571337
Grimshaw, J.M. [94/173], Tanzania K000571338
Grimshaw, J.M. [93/1043], Tanzania K000571339
Grimshaw, J.M. [93/714], Tanzania K000571340
C.B.S. [s.n.] K000846964
St.Clair-Thompson, G.W. [998], Tanzania K000571363
Newbould, J.B. [7258], Kenya K000558151
Loveridge, M.V. [479], Uganda K000558132
Vaughan, J.H. [2974], Tanzania K000558355
Maas Geesteranus, R.A. [5121], Kenya K000558331
Maas Geesteranus, R.A. [4982], Kenya K000558332
Maas Geesteranus, R.A. [6020], Kenya K000558149
Maas Geesteranus, R.A. [6345], Kenya K000558159
Daubenberger, I. [16], Tanzania K000558354
Wesche, K. [1360], Uganda K000558140
Kisena, C. [139], Tanzania K000571344
Kisena, C. [139], Tanzania K000571345
Glynne, M.D. [247], Tanzania K000558343
Mtui, E.M. [137], Tanzania K000558341
Jack, P.N.C. [5190] K000558317
Rob, E. [764], Kenya K000558327
Drummond, R.B. [2764], Tanzania K000571346
Galeotti, H.G. [6461], Mexico Adiantum thalictroides K000484004 isotype
W. Schaffner [43], Mexico Adiantum thalictroides K000484005

First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 1825: 443 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
  • 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.
  • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Sim F.S.A. 247, t. 123, fig. 1 (1915).
  • in Svensk. Vet. Akad. Handl. 1825 : 443 (1826)

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.or

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.

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