1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Blechnum L.
      1. Blechnum australe L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to S. Africa, Madagascar, Réunion, Tristan da Cunha, Ascension.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ascension, Cape Provinces, Free State, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Réunion, Tanzania, Tristan da Cunha, Zimbabwe

    Blechnum australe L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Baker [s.n.], Uruguay K000954245
    Baker [106], Uruguay K000954249
    Parris, B.S. [7596], Brazil K000954246
    Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000954242
    Lindman, C.A.M. [373], Brazil K000954248
    Reineck [37], Brazil K000954247
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000954243
    Juergens, J. [274], Brazil K000954244

    First published in Mant. Pl.: 130 (1767)

    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.
    • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

    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