1. Family: Polypodiaceae J.Presl & C.Presl
    1. Genus: Polystichum Roth
      1. Polystichum montevidense Rosenst.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Tropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Ecology
    Alt. 2100 - 4050 m.
    Habit
    Herb.
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Polystichum montevidense Rosenst. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2010 Lindman, C.A.M. [A1319], Brazil K000954599
    Nov 1, 2010 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000954598
    Nov 1, 2010 Lindberg, G.A. [550], Brazil K000954601
    Nov 1, 2010 Hatschbach, G.G. [26429], Brazil K000954602
    Nov 1, 2010 Jürgens, I.C. [s.n.], Brazil K000954600
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [4748], Peru K000200323
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [4748], Peru K000200324
    Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [4743], Peru K000200341
    Burchell [2083], Brazil K000954603
    Glaziou [4614], Brazil K000954604

    First published in Hedwigia 46: 111 (1906)

    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.
    • Páez, S. & al. (2014). Nuevas citas de Pteridophyta para la reserva natural privada Tapytá, Caazapá - Paraguay Rojasiana 13(2): 17-23.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
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