1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Thelypteris Schmidel
      1. Thelypteris polycarpos (Blume) K.Iwats.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nicobar Islands, S. Indo-China to Papuasia, Samoa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

    Thelypteris polycarpos (Blume) K.Iwats. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 2005 Balfour, J.B. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397848
    Jun 1, 2005 Hose, G.F. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397813
    May 1, 2005 Anonymous [s.n.] Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397784
    Apr 1, 2005 Blume, C.L. [s.n.], Jawa Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397776 isotype
    Apr 1, 2005 Hallier, J.G. [106b], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397808
    Apr 1, 2005 Hallier, J.G. [106b], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397809
    Apr 17, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6180], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446095
    Apr 17, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6180], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446096
    Apr 17, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6180], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446097
    Apr 17, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6180], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000475575
    Jun 2, 1994 Edwards, P.J. [3507], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos 66253.000
    Jan 1, 1994 Christensen, H. [1145], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000360921
    Jan 1, 1994 Christensen, H. [1145], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000360922
    Jan 1, 1994 Christensen, H. [1145], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000360923
    Jan 1, 1994 Christensen, H. [1145], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000360924
    Jan 1, 1994 Christensen, H. [1145], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000360925
    Aug 22, 1993 Aumeeruddy, Y. [453], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000472359
    Aug 22, 1993 Aumeeruddy, Y. [453], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000472360
    Aug 1, 1993 Lütjeharms, W.J. [4648], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397767
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1360], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117208
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1360], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117209
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1361], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117210
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1361], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117211
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1362], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117212
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1362], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117213
    Jun 15, 1983 Piggott, A.G. [1362], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117214
    Jan 1, 1980 Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397775
    Jan 1, 1980 Blume, C.L. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397774
    Jan 1, 1980 Vriese, W.H. de [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397770
    Jan 1, 1980 Vriese, W.H. de [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397771
    Jan 1, 1980 Vriese, W.H. de [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397772
    Jan 1, 1980 Vriese, W.H. de [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397773
    Jan 18, 1977 Cuming, H. [338A], Philippines Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000399297
    Jan 1, 1975 Piggott, A.G. [1068/2], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117217
    May 31, 1974 Wallich, N. [HI348], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117173
    Jan 1, 1974 Clemens, J. [22168], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397810
    Jan 1, 1974 Clemens, J. [22168], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397811
    Jan 1, 1974 Day, J [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117178 Unknown type material
    Feb 1, 1969 Blume, C.L. [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000408072
    Jan 1, 1965 Day, J [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117179 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1937 Buwalda, P. [2802], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397779
    Clemens, J. [27458], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397815
    Clemens, J. [26908], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397817
    Corner, E.J.H. [30402], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117192
    Corner, E.J.H. [30402], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117193
    Corner, E.J.H. [25755], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117202
    Ridley, H.N. [14219], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117185
    Holttum, R.E. [25130], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397816
    Holttum, R.E. [06118], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117181
    Schodde, R. [2513], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446114
    Hoogland, R.D. [8872], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446102
    Hoogland, R.D. [3359], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446112
    Hoogland, R.D. [3359], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446113
    Sinclair, J. [40366], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117230
    Sinclair, J. [40366], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117231
    Price, M.G. [2788], Philippines Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000399295
    Price, M.G. [2788], Philippines Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000399296
    Edwards, P.J. [10492], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117195
    Edwards, P.J. [10492], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117196
    Edwards, P.J. [10492], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117197
    Johns, R.J. [NGF47181], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446106
    Piggott, A.G. [1558], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117191
    Piggott, A.G. [1473], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117216
    Piggott, A.G. [2041], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117225
    Parris, B.S. [8352], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446103
    Parris, B.S. [4381], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446108
    Parris, B.S. [8352], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446104
    Parris, B.S. [8352], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446105
    Parris, B.S. [4381], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446109
    Parris, B.S. [4381], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446110
    Parris, B.S. [4381], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446111
    Parris, B.S. [10356], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117198
    Parris, B.S. [10356], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117199
    Parris, B.S. [10356], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117200
    Parris, B.S. [10356], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117201
    Parris, B.S. [10537], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117203
    Parris, B.S. [10537], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117204
    Parris, B.S. [10537], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117205
    Parris, B.S. [10537], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117206
    Parris, B.S. [10537], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117207
    Dr. King's Collector [371], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117186
    Dr. King's Collector [557], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117187
    Dr. King's Collector [557], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117188
    Burkill, I.H. [9976], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117219
    Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117215
    Croft, J.R. [421], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446099
    Croft, J.R. [1915], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446115
    Croft, J.R. [421], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446100
    Croft, J.R. [421], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446101
    Croft, J.R. [1915], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446116
    Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397780
    Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397781
    Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397782
    Anonymous [s.n.], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117226
    Anonymous [s.n.], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117229
    Docters van Leeuwen, W.M. [9381], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446098
    Barker, W.R. [LAE66738], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446117
    Barker, W.R. [LAE66738], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446118
    Darnaedi, D. [96], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397769
    Zollinger, H. [5385], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397783
    Zollinger, H. [538], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397807
    Griffith, W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000548243
    Moseley, H.N. [s.n.], Maluku Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397849 holotype
    Moseley, H.N. [s.n.], Maluku Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397850 holotype
    Lobb, T. [25], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117228
    Hardial [106], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117194
    Wallich, N. [298] Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117170 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [298] Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117171 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [348], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117174
    Edwards, P. J. [3507], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos 70000.247
    Iwatsuki, k. [S414], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397739
    Iwatsuki, k. [S414], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397740
    Iwatsuki, k. [S414], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397741
    Iwatsuki, k. [A36], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397821
    Iwatsuki, k. [A36], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397822
    Seemann, B.C. [212] Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000408073
    Blume, C.L. [s.n.], Jawa Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397777
    Kato, M. [B4391], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397814
    Kato, M. [C5964], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397823
    Kato, M. [C5964], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397824
    Kato, M. [C13277], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397825
    Kato, M. [C13277], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397826
    Day, J. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117180
    Hose, E.S. [188], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117220
    Hose, E.S. [188], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117221
    Hose, E.S. [188], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117222
    Hose, E.S. [188], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117223
    Hose, E.S. [188], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117224
    Vriese, W.H. de [275], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397785
    Vriese, W.H. de [275], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397786
    Mactier, W.F. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117175
    Mactier, W.F. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117176
    Mactier, W.F. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117177
    Yapp, R.H. [215], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117189
    Yapp, R.H. [215], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117190
    Hose, G.F. [84], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397812
    Ernst, A. [454], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397851
    Joncheere, G.J. de [1084], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397819
    Savinierre, E. de la [78], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397820
    Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117172
    Norris, W. [16], Singapore Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117227
    Posthumus, O. [1856], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397778
    Robinson, W.W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117182
    Robinson, W.W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117183
    Robinson, W.W. [s.n.], Malaysia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000117184
    Bamler, Mrs. [81], Papua New Guinea Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000446107
    Maradjo [469], Indonesia Sphaerostephanos polycarpos K000397768

    First published in Mem. Coll. Sci. Kyoto Imp. Univ., Ser. B, Biol. 31: 32 (1964)

    Accepted by

    • 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 Sphaerostephanos polycarpa.]

    Sources

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    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/
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