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

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.]

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