1. Family: Aspleniaceae Newman
    1. Genus: Thelypteris Schmidel
      1. Thelypteris tetragona (Sw.) Small

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Thelypteris tetragona (Sw.) Small appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006969
    Spruce, R. [5258], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006970
    Spruce, R. [4748], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006971
    Spruce, R. [1107*] Goniopteris tetragona K000006972
    Spruce, R. [5668], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006973
    Spruce, R. [bis4091], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006974
    Spruce, R. [5298], Peru Goniopteris tetragona K000006975

    First published in Ferns S.E. States: 256 (1938)

    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 Goniopteris tetragona subspec. tetragona.]

    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