1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Polystichum Roth
      1. Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, NW. Africa, Europe to NW. China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Madeira, Morocco, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Ukraine, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

    Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 16, 1980 Woodhams, J.R. [145], Papua New Guinea K000665276
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE54386], Papua New Guinea K000665277
    Moritz [296], Colombia K000512988 Unknown type material
    Moritz [296], Colombia K000512989 Unknown type material
    Moritz [294], Colombia K000512990 Unknown type material
    Moritz [294], Colombia K000512991 Unknown type material
    Moritz [s.n.], Colombia K000512992 Unknown type material
    Croft, J.R. [1913], Papua New Guinea K000665266
    Croft, J.R. [1913], Papua New Guinea K000665267
    Croft, J.R. [1913], Papua New Guinea K000665268
    Croft, J.R. [314], Papua New Guinea K000665269
    Croft, J.R. [314], Papua New Guinea K000665270
    Croft, J.R. [2039], Papua New Guinea K000665271
    Croft, J.R. [2039], Papua New Guinea K000665272
    Croft, J.R. [2039], Papua New Guinea K000665273
    Croft, J.R. [2039], Papua New Guinea K000665274
    Dörfler, J. [s.n.], Romania K001040007
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [2355], Brazil Aspidium aculeatum K000590409

    First published in Tent. Fl. Germ. 3(1.1): 79 (1799)

    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.
    • Krasnoborov, I.M. & Armemov, I.A. (2012). Opredelitel' Rastenii Respublika Altai: 1-640. Novosibirsk: Izd-vo SO RAN.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
    • Krasnoborov, I.M. & Armemov, I.A. (2012). Opredelitel' Rastenii Respublika Altai: 1-640. Novosibirsk: Izd-vo SO RAN.

    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

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