1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Asplenium L.
      1. Asplenium simii Braithwaite & Schelpe

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to S. Africa.

    [FTEA]

    Aspleniaceae, Henk Beentje. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

    Type
    Type: Rhodesia: Vumba Mts, Elephant Forest, Chase 6274 (BOL, holotype; SRGH, isotype)
    Note
    Does not occur in East Africa; specimens identified as this taxon were A. stuhlmannii or others. I have not seen Schippers 1560 from T 3, South Pare Mts., which Schippers in Fern Gaz. 14, 6: 203 (1993) and Chaerle, in his unpublished thesis, p. 218, include under this taxon.
    Distribution
    Range: Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cape Provinces, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

    Asplenium simii Braithwaite & Schelpe appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 41: 209 (1967)

    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.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Johns, Pterid. trop. East Africa checklist: 67 (1991).
    • Burrows, S. Afr. Ferns: 250, map, figs. (1990)
    • Schelpe, F.Z. Pteridophyta: 181 (1970)
    • Bol. Soc Brot., Sér. 2, 41: 209 (1967)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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