1. Family: Dennstaedtiaceae Pic.Serm.
    1. Genus: Pteridium Gleditsch
      1. Pteridium capense (Thunb.) Krasser

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Africa.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Free State, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Réunion, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Pteridium capense (Thunb.) Krasser appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Ann. Naturhist. Hofmus. 15: 4 (1900)

    Not accepted by

    • Tryon, R.M. (1941). A revision of the genus Pteridium Rhodora. Journal of the New England Botanical Club 43: 1-67. [Cited as Pteridium aquilinum.]

    Sources

    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