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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & SW. Mexico.

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Southwest

Adiantum shepherdii Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Bates [s.n.], Mexico K000484003

First published in Sp. Fil. 2: 9 (1851)

Accepted by

  • Hirai, R.Y. & Prado, J. (2019). Neotropical species of the Adiantum raddianum group (Pteridaceae) Willdenowia 49: 295-317.
  • 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.
  • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.

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