1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Thelypteris Schmidel
      1. Thelypteris striata (Schumach.) Schelpe

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Thelypteridaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

    Ecology
    Abundant in marshes, usually in cleared forest country, fully exposed to the sun.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre

    Thelypteris striata (Schumach.) Schelpe appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11772], Cameroon Cyclosorus striatus K000461032
    Aug 1, 2001 Kenfack, D. [331], Cameroon Cyclosorus striatus K000108965
    Aug 1, 2001 Onana, J.-M. [590], Cameroon Cyclosorus striatus K000109090
    Jul 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4486], Cameroon Cyclosorus striatus K000109188
    Mann, G. [909], Sierra Leone Cyclosorus striatus K000435852

    First published in J. S. African Bot. 31: 268 (1965)

    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 Cyclosorus interruptus var. striatus.]

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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
    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