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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. China to Indo-China and Pacific.

Native to:

Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China Southeast, Fiji, Hainan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Marquesas, New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vanuatu, Vietnam

Thelypteris heterocarpos (Blume) Morton appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2019 Schomburgk, R.H. [30], Singapore Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117141
Mar 1, 2019 Lee, D.W. [UL21], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117120
Mar 1, 2019 Pestama, J.L. [21125], Singapore Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117140
Feb 1, 2006 Beaman, J.H. [18950], Sabah Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K001053157
Dec 1, 2004 Miguel, G. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117458
Sep 10, 1992 Cook, M.A. [4], Brunei Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000408126
Sep 10, 1992 Cook, M.A. [4], Brunei Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000408127
Sep 10, 1992 Cook, M.A. [4], Brunei Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000408128
Jan 1, 1986 Parris, B.S. [10716], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397505
Jan 1, 1986 Beaman, J.H. [10725], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397502
Jan 1, 1986 Beaman, J.H. [10725], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397503
Jan 1, 1986 Ridsdale, C.E. [5330], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399069
Jan 1, 1986 Ridsdale, C.E. [5330], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399070
Jan 1, 1986 Ridsdale, C.E. [5330], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399071
Jan 1, 1982 Kerenga, K. [LAE73924], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422448
May 11, 1979 Parris, B.S. [6652], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117488
May 11, 1979 Parris, B.S. [6652], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117489
Feb 23, 1979 Lee, D.W. [UL21], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117122
Jan 1, 1978 Jermy, A.C. [13041], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117483
Jun 30, 1976 Piggott, A.G. [1477], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116950
Jun 30, 1976 Piggott, A.G. [1457], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116957
Jan 1, 1976 Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117472
Jan 1, 1976 Korthals, P.W. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117452
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [156], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117460
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [94], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117461
Oct 1, 1974 Price, M.G. [724], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399064
Oct 1, 1974 Price, M.G. [676], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399065
Aug 1, 1974 Jermy, A.C. [7054], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117466
Jan 1, 1974 Woodhams, J.R. [212B], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422443
Jul 11, 1973 Jermy, A.C. [7061], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117464
Jul 11, 1973 Jermy, A.C. [7061], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117465
May 5, 1971 Jermy, A.C. [7054], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117462
Feb 23, 1968 Elmer, A.D.E. [6823], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399063
Carr, C.E. [12497], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422447
Brass, L.J. [32034], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422239
Clemens, J. [21018], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117480
Corner, E.J.H. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116791
Corner, E.J.H. [30106], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000451763
Corner, E.J.H. [30106], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000451764
Ridley, H.N. [6963], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116786
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116958
Jermy, A.C. [7054], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117463
Jermy, A.C. [13063], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117481
Jermy, A.C. [13041], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117482
Jermy, A.C. [13041], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117484
Jermy, A.C. [14244], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117492
Jermy, A.C. [14244], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117493
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116796
Holttum, R.E. [31382], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116797
Holttum, R.E. [31378], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116941
Holttum, R.E. [24564], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116942
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116943
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116944
Holttum, R.E. [31308], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116945
Holttum, R.E. [31308], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116946
Holttum, R.E. [9474], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117139
Holttum, R.E. [34], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117498
Holttum, R.E. [34], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117499
Holttum, R.E. [34], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117500
Meijer, W. [10540], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117473
Hoogland, R.D. [8968], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422230
Anderson, J.A.R. [S29884], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117485
Anderson, J.A.R. [S29884], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117486
Price, M.G. [3298], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399066
Edwards, P.J. [1946], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117135
Edwards, P.J. [1946], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117136
Piggott, A.G. [1928], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116792
Piggott, A.G. [1928], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116793
Piggott, A.G. [1928], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116794
Piggott, A.G. [1930], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116795
Piggott, A.G. [1501], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116948
Piggott, A.G. [1501], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116949
Piggott, A.G. [3133], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117119
Piggott, A.G. [3133], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117121
Piggott, A.G. [1956], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117133
Piggott, A.G. [3133], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117118
Shim, P.S. [134746], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117496
Shim, P.S. [134746], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117497
Parris, B.S. [10411], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116940
Parris, B.S. [6741], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117474
Parris, B.S. [6741], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117475
Parris, B.S. [6741], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117476
Parris, B.S. [6741], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117477
Parris, B.S. [7004], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117478
Parris, B.S. [5969], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422228
Parris, B.S. [9515], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422232
Parris, B.S. [9515], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422233
Parris, B.S. [9515], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422234
Parris, B.S. [5976], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422226
Parris, B.S. [5969], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422227
Parris, B.S. [4377], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422229
Parris, B.S. [9515], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422231
Parris, B.S. [11644], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397501
Parris, B.S. [8934], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397504
Kiew, R. [2057], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117137
Dr. King's Collector [1080], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116787
Dr. King's Collector [491], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116790
Burkill, I.H. [8814], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116947
Ramos, M. [34476], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399068
Elmer, A.D.E. [18386], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399062
Kloss, C.B. [18698], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397536
Beccari, O. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117451
Matthew, C.G. [s.n], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117490
Matthew, C.G. [s.n], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117491
Merrill, E.D. [720], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399072
Merrill, E.D. [720], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399073
Croft, J.R. [323], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422449
Croft, J.R. [LAE65360], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000547820
Croft, J.R. [LAE65360], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000547821
Croft, J.R. [323], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422450
Croft, J.R. [LAE68574], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422237
Croft, J.R. [419], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422238
Anonymous [147], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117479
Robinson, H.C. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116789
Hervey, D.F.A. [3212], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117134
Copeland, E.B. [1643], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399074
Nur, M. [32934], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116798
Nur, M. [32934], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116799
Reillo, J. [16210], Philippines Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000399067
Iwatsuki, k. [13674], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116801
Iwatsuki, k. [S78], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117454
Iwatsuki, k. [S78], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117455
Iwatsuki, k. [B2950], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397529
Iwatsuki, k. [B1023], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397530
Iwatsuki, k. [B1023], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397531
Iwatsuki, k. [B2166], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397532
Iwatsuki, k. [B2166], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397533
Iwatsuki, k. [M14161], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117138
Kato, M. [C12916], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397512
Kato, M. [C12916], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397513
Kato, M. [C5025], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397514
Ratcliffe, J.B. [132], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422224
Clunie, N.M.U. [LAE63341], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422240
Clunie, N.M.U. [LAE63341], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422241
Hose, E.S. [161], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117123
Hose, E.S. [161], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117124
Hose, E.S. [4821], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117125
Hose, E.S. [4821], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117126
Hose, E.S. [4821], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117127
Hose, E.S. [4821], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117128
Hose, E.S. [178], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117129
Hose, E.S. [178], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117130
Hose, E.S. [178], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117131
Hose, E.S. [178], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117132
Hose, G.F. [294], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397517
Ernst, A. [936], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117467
Lee, D.W. [UL47], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116953
Lee, D.W. [UL47], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116954
Lee, D.W. [UL11], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116955
Lee, D.W. [UL11], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116956
Joncheere, G.J. de [1595], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397506
Joncheere, G.J. de [1743], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397507
Joncheere, G.J. de [1743], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397508
Joncheere, G.J. de [1567], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397509
Joncheere, G.J. de [1567], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397510
Joncheere, G.J. de [1552], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397511
Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [5935], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117449
Hallier, J.G. [172], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117459
Manseima, J. [17], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422236
Manseima, J. [17], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422235
Bamler, G. [124], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000547826
Bamler, G. [124], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000547825
Bamler, G. [124], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422225
Mousset, J.P. [103], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000547968
Mousset, J.P. [103], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117456
Mousset, J.P. [301], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117457
Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [4613], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116788
Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116785
Burchard, W.F.G. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117450
Allen, B. [1977], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116800
Allen, B. [1697], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116951
Allen, B. [1697], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116952
Anderson, J.W. [31], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117487
Addison, G.H. [37151], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000116959
Gebo, A. [4376], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422444
Gebo, A. [4376], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422445
Main, T.W. [1], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117469
Main, T.W. [1], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117470
Main, T.W. [1], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117471
Kadir, A. [A548], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000397539
Iwatsuki. K. [S1633], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117448
Sapiën [2683], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117468
Gebo, A. [Parris B.S. [4376], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000422446
Hose., G.F. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos heterocarpos K000117494

First published in Amer. Fern J. 49: 113 (1959)

Accepted by

  • 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.

Not 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. [Cited as Sphaerostephanos heterocarpus.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.

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 2021. 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 2021. 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