1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Thelypteris Schmidel
      1. Thelypteris altissima (Holttum) Vorster

        This species is accepted, and its native range is KwaZulu-Natal (Durban bay).

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    Distribution

    Extinct in:

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Thelypteris altissima (Holttum) Vorster appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 1974 Buchanan [1036], South Africa Christella altissima K000435794 Unknown type material
    Buchanan [1036], South Africa Christella altissima K000435792
    Buchanan [1036], South Africa Christella altissima K000435793

    First published in Bothalia 12(2): 260 (1977)

    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 altissima.]

    Sources

    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