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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. India, Himalaya to China (S. Sichuan, Yunnan) and Peninsula Malaysia, Taiwan.

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Malaya, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Thelypteris papilio (C.Hope) K.Iwats. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 7, 1982 Lee, D.W. [19724], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506368
Jan 1, 1982 Lee, D.W. [19724], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506369
Jan 1, 1981 Piggott, A.G. [2949], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506365
Jan 1, 1981 Piggott, A.G. [2949], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506366
Jan 1, 1981 Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [4949], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506370
Jan 1, 1981 Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [3913], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506371
Jan 1, 1981 Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [3913], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506372
Jan 1, 1976 Ridley, H.N. [7053], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506379
Piggott, A.G. [2781], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506376
Piggott, A.G. [2781], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506377
Piggott, A.G. [2781], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506378
Jaman, R. [PL69], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506373
Jaman, R. [PL69], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506374
Jaman, R. [PL69], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506375
Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [4312], Malaysia Christella papilio K000506367
Levinge, H.C. [s.n.], West Bengal Christella papilio K000951632 lectotype

First published in Mem. Coll. Sci. Kyoto Imp. Univ., Ser. B, Biol. 31: 175 (1965)

Accepted by

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & Kandel, D.R. (2019). Ferns and Fern-Allies of Nepal 2: 1-446. Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Environment, Department of Plant Resources.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

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 Christella papilio.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

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