1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Platycerium Desv.
      1. Platycerium alcicorne Desv.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to S. Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Comoros, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Réunion, Seychelles, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    India

    Platycerium alcicorne Desv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 3, 1998 Robertson, S.A. [6421], Kenya K000537840
    Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537834
    Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [70/578], Tanzania K000537843
    Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537835
    Oct 10, 1990 Faden, R.B. [72/66], Kenya K000537836
    Oct 10, 1990 Harris, B.J. [3113], Tanzania K000537842
    Oct 1, 1963 Verdcourt, B. [2408], Kenya K000537837
    Robertson, S.A. [6362], Kenya K000537841
    Luke, Q. [2646], Kenya K000537838
    Luke, Q. [2646], Kenya K000537839

    First published in Mém. Soc. Linn. Paris 6(3): 213 (1827)

    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
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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