1. Family: Hymenophyllaceae Mart.
    1. Hymenophyllum Sm.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Cosmopolitan.

    [FTEA]

    Hymenophyllaceae, Henk Beentje. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

    Rhizomes
    Rhizome creeping, irregularly branched, with few scattered roots
    Leaves
    Fronds spaced; stipe terete, often winged in upper part; lamina pinnately compound, glabrous or with few small trichomes; ultimate segments 1-veined, venation free, anadromous, without false veinlets
    Sori
    Sori at apex of ultimate segments; involucre deeply cleft; receptacle included or exserted.
    Ecology
    ± 250 species throughout the tropics and temperate zone.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Alaska, Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Amur, Andaman Is., Angola, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Assam, Azores, Belgium, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Central American Pac, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Crozet Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Falkland Is., Fiji, France, Free State, French Guiana, Føroyar, Gabon, Galápagos, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Guatemala, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Juan Fernández Is., Kenya, Kerguelen, Kermadec Is., Korea, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Macquarie Is., Madagascar, Madeira, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Marion-Prince Edward, Marquesas, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Norway, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rwanda, Réunion, Sakhalin, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Society Is., Solomon Is., South Carolina, South Georgia, Spain, Sri Lanka, St.Helena, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tasmania, Thailand, Tibet, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Tubuai Is., Turkey, Uganda, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Windward Is., Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Yugoslavia

    Hymenophyllum Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2004 Boyce, P. [FFPA21], Cambodia K000428509
    Mar 1, 2004 Widjaja, E.A. [6830], Indonesia K000428507
    Jan 1, 2002 Spruce, R. [4693bis], Ecuador K000006809
    May 31, 1972 Ramos, M. [41907], Philippines K000420479
    Brass, L.J. [27942], Papua New Guinea K000428567
    Brass, L.J. [25794], Papua New Guinea K000428568
    Brass, L.J. [27941], Papua New Guinea K000428569
    Brass, L.J. [30464], Papua New Guinea K000428546
    Brass, L.J. [30200], Papua New Guinea K000428543
    Brass, L.J. [30395], Papua New Guinea K000428591
    Brass, L.J. [29704], Papua New Guinea K000428597
    Brass, L.J. [31526], Papua New Guinea K000428523
    Jacobs, M. [7262], Philippines K000420480
    Jacobs, M. [7303], Philippines K000420481
    Jacobs, M. [7466], Philippines K000420482
    Jacobs, M. [7833], Philippines K000420483
    Womersley, J.S. [NGF11220], Papua New Guinea K000428614
    Womersley, J.S. [NGF11223], Papua New Guinea K000428613
    Ridley, H.N. [10985], Malaysia K000407719
    Ridley, H.N. [12034], Malaysia K000407720
    Ridley, H.N. [12135], Malaysia K000407721
    Grubb, P.J. [288], Papua New Guinea K000428541
    Schodde, R. [1610], Papua New Guinea K000428544
    Melville, R. [4732], Malaysia K000407722
    Hoogland, R.D. [9038], Papua New Guinea K000428547
    Hoogland, R.D. [10729], Papua New Guinea K000428590
    Raynal, J. [17134], Indonesia K000428513
    Raynal, J. [16852], Indonesia K000376622
    Streimann, H. [8667], Papua New Guinea K000428561
    Kairo, A. [NGF44115], Papua New Guinea K000428592
    Kairo, A. [NGF44102], Papua New Guinea K000428524
    Thomas, D.W. [52A], Cameroon K000888610
    Chapman, J.D. [8264], Malawi K000932624
    Boyce, P. [FFIPA22], Cambodia K000428506
    Johns, R.J. [6669], Brunei K001053118
    Johns, R.J. [7496], Brunei K001053122
    Cruttwell, N.E.G. [70], Papua New Guinea K000428618
    Cruttwell, N.E.G. [610], Papua New Guinea K000428607
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE51079], Papua New Guinea K000428580
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE51364], Papua New Guinea K000428604
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE58408], Papua New Guinea K000428606
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE58760], Papua New Guinea K000428610
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE58398], Papua New Guinea K000428609
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE55848], Papua New Guinea K000428540
    Letouzey, R. [13629], Cameroon K000888609
    Vink, W. [16163], Papua New Guinea K000428586
    Argent, G. [92469], Indonesia K000376623
    Millar, A. [18610], Papua New Guinea K000428608
    Millar, A. [NGF15726], Papua New Guinea K000428615
    Woods, P.J.B. [1647], Papua New Guinea K000428562
    Sleumer, H. [4318], Indonesia K000428581
    Ramos, M. [41988], Philippines K000420471
    Ramos, M. [41988], Philippines K000420470
    Ramos, M. [41906], Philippines K000420472
    Ramos, M. [22072], Philippines K000420473
    Ramos, M. [14822], Philippines K000420477
    Ramos, M. [14809], Philippines K000420478
    Whitford, H.N. [1509], Philippines K000420475
    Matthew, C.G. [88], Malaysia K000407724
    Matthew, C.G. [6], Malaysia K000407725
    Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Malaysia K000407723
    Croft, J.R. [89], Papua New Guinea K000428564
    Croft, J.R. [109], Papua New Guinea K000428601
    Croft, J.R. [451], Papua New Guinea K000428602
    Croft, J.R. [580], Papua New Guinea K000428603
    Croft, J.R. [LAE61325], Papua New Guinea K000428605
    Croft, J.R. [LAE65282], Papua New Guinea K000428611
    Croft, J.R. [LAE68929], Papua New Guinea K000428616
    Croft, J.R. [LAE65984], Papua New Guinea K000428619
    Croxall, J.P. [4072H223], Papua New Guinea K000428575
    Royen, P. van [8217], Indonesia K000428582
    Royen, P. van [7992], Indonesia K000428583
    Royen, P. van [7920], Indonesia K000428584
    Royen, P. van [7993], Indonesia K000428585
    Royen, P. van [5883], Indonesia K000428594
    Royen, P. van [7726], Indonesia K000428588
    Royen, P. van [5883], Indonesia K000428595
    Docters van Leeuwen, W.M. [10847], Indonesia K000428563
    Pullen, R. [5304], Papua New Guinea K000428565
    Pullen, R. [8029], Papua New Guinea K000428542
    Pullen, R. [5238], Papua New Guinea K000428525
    Pullen, R. [5302], Papua New Guinea K000428526
    Kostermans, A. [2137], Indonesia K000428600
    Floyd, A.G. [NGF7317], Papua New Guinea K000428589
    Floyd, A.G. [6773], Papua New Guinea K000428612
    Stone, B.C. [LAE53219], Papua New Guinea K000428545
    Eyma, P.J. [5383], Indonesia K000428599
    Foreman, D. [LAE59148], Papua New Guinea K000428477
    Gay, H.J. [531], Papua New Guinea K000428560
    Gay, H.J. [807], Papua New Guinea K000428577
    Gay, H.J. [772], Papua New Guinea K000428578
    Gay, H.J. [763], Papua New Guinea K000428579
    Gay, H.J. [886], Papua New Guinea K000428558
    Gay, H.J. [872], Papua New Guinea K000428559
    Hilliard, O.M. [6099], Malawi K000932620
    Hilliard, O.M. [6098], Malawi K000932621
    Hilliard, O.M. [6097], Malawi K000932622
    Hilliard, O.M. [6097], Malawi K000932623
    Weber, C.M. [1448], Philippines K000420476
    Walker [ANU864], Papua New Guinea K000428551
    Walker [ANU812], Papua New Guinea K000428566
    Aet [316], Indonesia K000428587
    Abbe, E.C. [10355], Papua New Guinea K000428596
    Ratcliffe, J.B. [234], Indonesia K000428550
    Ratcliffe, J.B. [233], Indonesia K000428548
    Ratcliffe, J.B. [130], Indonesia K000428617
    Yapp, R.H. [38], Malaysia K000407717
    Yapp, R.H. [38], Malaysia K000407718
    Dissing [2321], Papua New Guinea K000428570

    First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5. 418, t. 9(8) (1793)

    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.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Sim F.S.A. 73 (1915).
    • — Hook. Syn. Fil. 56 (1866)
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Blumea 51, 2: 226–234 (2006)
    • Mem. Acad. Sci. Turin 5: 418, t. 9, fig. 8 (1793)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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