1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Polystichum Roth
      1. Polystichum scariosum (Roxb.) C.V.Morton

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Japan (Yakushima) and Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Japan, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Polystichum scariosum (Roxb.) C.V.Morton appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Delessert [s.n.], Indonesia K000670651 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1931 Matthew, C.G. [940], China Polystichum fibrillosum K001040074
    Jan 1, 1931 Matthew, C.G. [940], China Polystichum fibrillosum K001040075
    Jan 1, 1931 Matthew, C.G. [940], China Polystichum fibrillosum K001040076

    First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 38: 359 (1974)

    Accepted by

    • Wei, H.J. & al. (2018). New records of pteridophytes in Xizang Guihaia 38: 397-407.
    • 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wei, H.J. & al. (2018). New records of pteridophytes in Xizang Guihaia 38: 397-407.

    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
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0