1. Family: Cyatheaceae Kaulf.
    1. Genus: Cyathea Sm.
      1. Cyathea affinis (Forst.) Sw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cook Is., Fiji, Marquesas, Samoa, Society Is., Tubuai Is.

    Cyathea affinis (Forst.) Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2014 Schäfer, P.A. [5934], Marquesas K000655470
    Mar 1, 1964 Christophersen, E. [2179], Samoa K000638572
    Mar 1, 1964 Christophersen, E. [2183], Samoa K000638573
    Mar 1, 1964 Smith, A.C. [5165], Fiji K000638568
    Mar 1, 1964 Smith, A.C. [5165], Fiji K000638569
    Mar 1, 1964 Smith, A.C. [5165], Fiji K000638570
    Mar 1, 1964 Pancher, J.A.I. [s.n.], French Polynesia K000638579
    Mar 1, 1964 St. John, H. [17269], Society Is. K000638580
    Mar 1, 1964 Fosberg, F.R. [11511], French Polynesia K000638585
    Mar 1, 1964 Thurston, J.B. [s.n.], Fiji K000638571
    Mar 1, 1964 Whitmee, S.J. [s.n.], Samoa K000638574 Unknown type material
    Mar 1, 1964 Whitmee, S.J. [s.n.], Samoa K000638575 Unknown type material
    Mar 1, 1964 anonymous [732], Cook Is. K000638583
    Mar 1, 1964 anonymous [732], Cook Is. K000638584
    Mar 1, 1964 Grant, M.L. [3760], French Polynesia K000638581
    Mar 1, 1964 Grant, M.L. [4470], French Polynesia K000638582
    Jun 1, 1963 anonymous [s.n.], Pacific K000638567
    Jul 4, 1962 Brown, F.B.H. [538], Marquesas K000638588
    Kennedy, H. [4017], French Polynesia K000638576
    Kennedy, H. [4017], French Polynesia K000638577
    Kennedy, H. [4017], French Polynesia K000638578
    Jul 1, 2011 John, H.ST. [15355], French Polynesia Cyathea rapensis K000638586 isotype
    Jul 1, 2011 John, H.ST. [15355], French Polynesia Cyathea rapensis K000638587 isotype

    First published in J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 94 (1801)

    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.

    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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