1. Family: Cyatheaceae Kaulf.
    1. Genus: Cyathea Sm.
      1. Cyathea arborea (L.) Sm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Caribbean to Colombia (La Guajira).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Cyathea arborea (L.) Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Herminier, L. [3], Guadeloupe K000501495 Unknown type material

    First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5. 417. 1793. HB. 16 (pt.). C (1793)

    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/
    © 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