1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Thelypteris Schmidel
      1. Thelypteris opposita (Vahl) Ching

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Honduras, Leeward Is., Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Thelypteris opposita (Vahl) Ching appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 1995 Ratter, J.A. [R 7099], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956704
    Forbes [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956687
    Edwards, P.J. [2382], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956698
    Edwards, P.J. [2382], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956699
    Edwards, P.J. [2382], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956700
    Armstrong [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956688
    Irwin, H.S. [25084], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956701
    Irwin, H.S. [17281], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956703
    Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956678
    Mueller, F. [32] Amauropelta opposita K000956685
    Skinner [s.n.], Guatemala Amauropelta opposita K000956693
    Skinner [s.n.], Guatemala Amauropelta opposita K000956695
    Raddi [s.n.] Amauropelta opposita K000956682
    Fox [121], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956691
    Fox [s.n.] Amauropelta opposita K000956692
    Fox [238], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956694
    Fox [238], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956696
    Macedo, A. [3923], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956702
    Sandeman, C. [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956667
    Boog [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956690
    Lindberg, G. [552], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956674
    Müller [76], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956686
    Mexia, Y.E.J. [4852], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956671
    Mexia, Y.E.J. [4454], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956675
    Mexia, Y.E.J. [4006], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956697
    Gardner [5316], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956672
    Gardner [5318], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956673
    Gardner [28], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956680
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956679
    s.coll. [s.n.] Amauropelta opposita K000956681
    Burchell [6056] Amauropelta opposita K000956683
    Burchell [1747], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956684
    Tweedie [1115], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956668
    Tweedie [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956689
    Glaziou [2361], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956669
    Glaziou [9357], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956670
    Choeller [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956676
    Choeller [s.n.], Brazil Amauropelta opposita K000956677

    First published in Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol., Bot. 10: 253 (1941)

    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 Amauropelta opposita.]

    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.
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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