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

Native to:

Cameroon, Comoros, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda

Adiantum comoroense (Tardieu) Verdc. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2008 Luke et al. [11494], Tanzania K000449714
Jun 8, 2000 Faulkner, H.G. [1288], Tanzania K000557795
Jun 8, 2000 Faulkner, H.G. [1587], Tanzania K000557804
Jun 8, 2000 Faulkner, H.G. [1587], Tanzania K000557805
Jun 8, 2000 Faulkner, H.G. [1288], Tanzania K000557813
Jun 8, 2000 Gilbert, M.G. [4964], Kenya K000557798
Jun 8, 2000 Braithwaite, A. [285], Tanzania K000557806
Jun 8, 2000 Braithwaite, A. [285], Tanzania K000557807
Jun 8, 2000 Braithwaite, A. [310], Tanzania K000557808
Jun 8, 2000 Renvoize, S.A. [1597], Tanzania K000557803
Jun 8, 2000 Renvoize, S.A. [1615], Tanzania K000557809
Jun 8, 2000 Peter, A. [25221], Tanzania K000557810
Jun 8, 2000 Peter, A. [10169], Tanzania K000557811
Jun 8, 2000 Peter, A. [10102], Tanzania K000557812
Jun 8, 2000 Jarrett, F.M. [121], Tanzania K000557814
Jun 8, 2000 Faden, R.B. [70/304], Tanzania K000557801
Jun 8, 2000 Harris, B.J. [DSM2461], Tanzania K000557815
Jun 8, 2000 Liebenberg, L.C.C. [925], Uganda K000557794
Jun 8, 2000 Vaughan, J.H. [3/33], Tanzania K000557816
Jun 8, 2000 Arnstein Lye, K. [4276], Uganda K000557796
Jan 6, 1993 Mwasumbi, L.B. [I3895], Tanzania K000557802
Feb 10, 1992 Magogo, F. [776], Kenya K000557797
Jan 2, 1991 Robertson, S.A. [MDE 208], Kenya K000557800
Luke, W.R.Q. [3600], Kenya K000557799
Hildebrandt, J.M. [1752], Comoros K000435596 isolectotype
Humblt, L. [57], Comoros K000435595

First published in Kew Bull. 46: 272 (1991)

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.

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