1. Family: Cyatheaceae Kaulf.
    1. Genus: Metaxya C.Presl
      1. Metaxya rostrata (Kunth) C.Presl

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Chiapas) to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Metaxya rostrata (Kunth) C.Presl appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Schomburgk [313], Guyana K000640365 syntype
    Schomburgk [313], Guyana K000640366 syntype
    Schomburgk [18], Guyana K000640367 syntype
    Parker [s.n.], Guyana K000640368 syntype
    Hostmann [1080], Suriname K000640369 syntype
    Hostmann [1080], Suriname K000640370 syntype
    Poepping [s.n.], Peru K000640364 syntype

    First published in Tent. Pterid. 60. t. 1, fig.5 (1836)

    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