1. Family: Schizaeaceae Kaulf.
    1. Genus: Lygodium Sw.
      1. Lygodium flexuosum (L.) Sw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia

    Introduced into:

    Dominican Republic, Guyana, Haiti, Venezuela

    Lygodium flexuosum (L.) Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2005 Kairo, A. [627], Papua New Guinea K000407805
    Dec 1, 2005 Gay, H.J. [310], Papua New Guinea K000407803
    Dec 1, 2005 Gay, H.J. [309], Papua New Guinea K000407804
    Jul 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [60], Brunei K000375109
    Jul 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [60], Brunei K000375110
    Jul 1, 2005 Ichlas, Dj. [126], Indonesia K000375115
    Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409140
    Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409141
    Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409142
    Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409143
    Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409144
    Jan 1, 1998 Anonymous [s.n.], Philippines K000516910
    Jan 1, 1998 Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K001057827 holotype
    Jan 1, 1998 Brown, R. [116], Northern Territory K001057828
    Jan 1, 1998 Ellen, R.F. [20], Indonesia K000422329
    Jan 1, 1998 Elbert, J. [2010], Indonesia K000422312
    Jan 1, 1998 Creagh, C.V. [s.n.], Malaysia K000422322
    Jan 1, 1998 Gebo, A. [99], Papua New Guinea K000443970
    Jan 1, 1998 Clarke, C.B. [42331], Manipur K001057831 holotype
    Mar 24, 1982 Rau, K. [201], Papua New Guinea K000443966
    Aug 1, 1981 Gerawa, J. [80], Papua New Guinea K000443969
    Aug 1, 1981 Pokihian, M. [58], Papua New Guinea K000443968
    Aug 1, 1981 Posile, D. [60], Papua New Guinea K000443971
    Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [135], Indonesia K000422278
    Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [175], Indonesia K000422279
    Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [175], Indonesia K000422280
    Aug 1, 1970 Abbe, L.B. [10158], Singapore K000409146
    Nov 25, 1969 Sijde, H.A.v.d. [4144], Indonesia K000443973
    Mar 1, 1961 Ernst, A. [451], Indonesia K000422313
    Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M503], Philippines K000443312
    Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M503], Philippines K000443313
    Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M270], Philippines K000443314
    Aug 12, 1958 Carr, C.E. [11172], Papua New Guinea K000443975
    Aug 12, 1958 Clemens, M.S. [9485], Malaysia K000422328
    Aug 12, 1958 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000409247
    Aug 12, 1958 Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422317
    Aug 12, 1958 Williams, R.S. [66], Philippines K000443408
    Aug 12, 1958 Cuming, H. [44], Philippines K000443407
    Aug 12, 1958 Ramos, M. [22288], Philippines K000443316
    Aug 12, 1958 Elmer, A.D.E. [6740], Philippines K000443411
    Aug 12, 1958 Elmer, A.D.E. [10090], Philippines K000443418
    Aug 12, 1958 Whitford, H.N. [525], Philippines K000443318
    Aug 12, 1958 Borden, T.E. [2025], Philippines K000443317
    Aug 12, 1958 Merrill, E.D. [347], Philippines K000443320
    Aug 12, 1958 Merrill, E.D. [440], Philippines K000443420
    Aug 12, 1958 Anonymous [575], Indonesia K000422291
    Aug 12, 1958 Micholitz, W. [s.n.], Philippines K000443410
    Aug 12, 1958 Topping, D.L. [530], Philippines K000443412
    Aug 12, 1958 Copeland, E.B. [771], Philippines K000443417
    Aug 12, 1958 Copeland, E.B. [86], Philippines K000443421
    Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422289
    Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [169], Indonesia K000422292
    Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422286
    Aug 12, 1958 McGregor, R.C. [14280], Philippines K000443319
    Aug 12, 1958 Meyer, R. [2220], Philippines K000443409
    Aug 12, 1958 Weber, C.M. [1465], Philippines K000443416
    Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409149
    Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409244
    Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409245
    Aug 12, 1958 Vore, de [57], Philippines K000443419
    Aug 12, 1958 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [12501], Indonesia K000422413
    Aug 12, 1958 Hallier, J.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422287
    Aug 12, 1958 Schiffner, V.F. [828], Indonesia K000422290
    Aug 12, 1958 Mackay, H.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422288
    Feb 1, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422285
    Feb 1, 1958 Vidal y Soler, S. [4027], Philippines K000443321
    Jan 1, 1958 Carr, C.E. [11342], Papua New Guinea K000443974
    Jan 1, 1958 Hoogland, R.D. [3547], Papua New Guinea K000443976
    Jan 1, 1958 Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000409264
    Jan 1, 1958 Albertis, L.M.d' [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000443972
    Jan 1, 1927 Rant, A. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422277
    May 8, 1921 Bamler, G. [29], Papua New Guinea K000443967
    Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422323
    Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422324
    Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422325
    Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422326
    Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422282
    Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422284
    Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422283
    Johns, R.J. [NGF47294], Papua New Guinea K000443965
    Piggott, A.G. [1601], Malaysia K000409145
    Piggott, A.G. [1833], Malaysia K000409246
    Parris, B.S. [7089], Malaysia K000422319
    Parris, B.S. [7089], Malaysia K000422320
    Parris, B.S. [7081], Malaysia K000422321
    Parris, B.S. [10482], Malaysia K000409248
    Anonymous [188], Malaysia K000409147
    Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [18033], Indonesia K000422314
    Poore, M.E.D. [000630], Malaysia K000409148
    Sulit, M.D. [35796], Philippines K000443414
    Sulit, M.D. [35796], Philippines K000443415
    Idjan [374], Indonesia K000422422
    Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360517
    Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360518
    Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360519
    Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360520
    Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360521
    Gardette, E. [459], Indonesia K000427656
    Gardette, E. [459], Indonesia K000427657
    Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427665
    Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427666
    Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427667
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421292
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421293
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421294
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421295
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421296
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421297
    Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421298
    Edaño, G. [35881], Philippines K000443413
    Giesen, W. [36], Indonesia K000422315
    Giesen, W. [35], Indonesia K000422316
    Iwatsuki, k. [B184], Indonesia K000422318
    Iwatsuki, k. [S422], Indonesia K000422274
    Iwatsuki, k. [P1112], Philippines K000443315
    Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422414
    Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422415
    Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422416
    Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422417
    Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422418
    Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422419
    Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422420
    Kato, M. [C5959], Indonesia K000422421
    Lörzing, J.A. [13028], Indonesia K000422275
    Mousset, J.P. [317], Indonesia K000422281
    Mousset, J.P. [317], Indonesia K000422276
    Soon, S.P. [SAN81802], Malaysia K000422327
    Ash, C.P.J. [9], Papua New Guinea K000443964
    Clarke, C.B. [42331], Manipur K001057830
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2200], Malaysia Lygodium pubescens K001115401
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109445
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109449
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109450
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109451
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109452
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109453
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109454
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109455
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109446
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Nepal Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109448
    Smith, M.R. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109456
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109457
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109458
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109459
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109460
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109461

    First published in J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 106 (1801)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
    • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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