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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central American Pac, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Indiana, Jamaica, Jawa, Kentucky, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Malawi, Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, New Guinea, New York, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Ogasawara-shoto, Ohio, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Réunion, Seychelles, South Carolina, Sulawesi, Suriname, Tanzania, Tennessee, Trinidad-Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Virginia, West Virginia, Windward Is., Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Vittaria Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2018 Reynoso, E.J. [21400], Philippines K000399335
Oct 1, 2006 Ariffin Kalat [BRUN`] K000451286
Mar 1, 1999 Kessler, P.J.A. [2459], Indonesia K000699746
Sep 1, 1958 Anderson, J.A.R. [7925], Malaysia K000699754
Feb 4, 1958 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [1960], Indonesia K000699765
Jan 1, 1958 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [3369], Indonesia K000699755
Brass, L.J. [32443], Papua New Guinea K000689669
Sands, M.J.S. [6002], Brunei K000377427
Sands, M.J.S. [5898], Brunei K000377428
Sands, M.J.S. [5972], Brunei K000491611
Sands, M.J.S. [1004], Papua New Guinea K000689655
Comber, H.F. [4168], Malaysia K000699788
Comber, H.F. [4096], Malaysia K000699789
Comber, H.F. [4016], Malaysia K000699790
Forman, L.L. [1208] K000699799
Clemens, J. [22045], Malaysia K000699753
Clemens, J. [30529], Indonesia K000699760
Clemens, J. [21022], Malaysia K000699784
Clemens, J. [21493], Malaysia K000699785
Clemens, J. [20433], Malaysia K000699786
Womersley, J.S. [7912], Papua New Guinea K000689706
Womersley, J.S. [9306], Papua New Guinea K000689708
Kajewski, S.F. [934] K000706598
Whitmore, T.C. [2342] K000706608
Grubb, P.J. [274], Papua New Guinea K000689666
Grubb, P.J. [167], Papua New Guinea K000689684
Meijer, W. [1880], Indonesia K000699756
Meijer, W. [2210], Indonesia K000699763
Streimann, H. [NGF45405], Papua New Guinea K000689668
Streimann, H. [LAE51609], Papua New Guinea K000689711
Kairo, A. [NGF47680], Papua New Guinea K000689665
Kairo, A. [441], Papua New Guinea K000689695
Kairo, A. [517], Papua New Guinea K000689703
Price, M.G. [9728] K000699895
Chapman, J.D. [8263], Malawi K000705858
Johns, R.J. [7806], Indonesia K000399917
Johns, R.J. [7772], Indonesia K000420245
Johns, R.J. [7773], Indonesia K000420246
Johns, R.J. [7251] K000505779
Johns, R.J. [6942] K000505780
Johns, R.J. [6942] K000505781
Johns, R.J. [7068] K000505782
Johns, R.J. [7573] K000505783
Johns, R.J. [7531] K000505784
Johns, R.J. [7491] K000505785
Johns, R.J. [7235] K000505651
Johns, R.J. [7235] K000505652
Johns, R.J. [7004] K000505653
Johns, R.J. [7042] K000505654
Johns, R.J. [7042] K000505655
Johns, R.J. [7147] K000505656
Johns, R.J. [6839] K000505657
Johns, R.J. [7274] K000505658
Johns, R.J. [7274] K000505659
Johns, R.J. [8261], Indonesia K000689670
Johns, R.J. [8088], Indonesia K000689671
Johns, R.J. [8088], Indonesia K000689672
Johns, R.J. [6911] K000699747
Johns, R.J. [6873] K000699750
Johns, R.J. [7443] K000699791
Johns, R.J. [7527] K000699792
Johns, R.J. [6928] K000699793
Johns, R.J. [7102] K000699794
Johns, R.J. [7347] K000699796
Johns, R.J. [7116] K000699797
Johns, R.J. [6801] K000699798
Price, R.W.H. [161], Cameroon K000705709
Price, R.W.H. [89], Cameroon K000705712
Coode, M.J.E. [7805] K000420176
Coode, M.J.E. [NGF46289], Papua New Guinea K000689661
Coode, M.J.E. [7066] K000699929
Coode, M.J.E. [7096] K000699930
Stevens, P.F. [LAE55678], Papua New Guinea K000689663
Stevens, P.F. [LAE54353], Papua New Guinea K000689667
Argent, G. [0090], Indonesia K000699780
Reynoso, E.J. [1276], Philippines K000699897
Conn, B. [LAE66327], Papua New Guinea K000428501
Craven, L.A. [803], Papua New Guinea K000689662
Parris, B.S. [7957], Papua New Guinea K000689674
Parris, B.S. [5761], Papua New Guinea K000689675
Parris, B.S. [5762], Papua New Guinea K000689676
Parris, B.S. [4801], Papua New Guinea K000689677
Parris, B.S. [10121], Papua New Guinea K000689678
Parris, B.S. [4802], Papua New Guinea K000689679
Parris, B.S. [9455], Papua New Guinea K000689680
Parris, B.S. [9455], Papua New Guinea K000689681
Parris, B.S. [8178], Papua New Guinea K000689682
Parris, B.S. [8084], Papua New Guinea K000689683
Parris, B.S. [5990], Papua New Guinea K000689685
Parris, B.S. [5838], Papua New Guinea K000689686
Parris, B.S. [9345], Papua New Guinea K000689687
Parris, B.S. [6005], Papua New Guinea K000689688
Parris, B.S. [7956], Papua New Guinea K000689689
Simpson, D.A. [2560] K000399605
Simpson, D.A. [2539] K000699795
Wong, K.M. [2246], Malaysia K000699744
Wong, K.M. [2246], Malaysia K000699745
Wong, K.M. [2002] K000699800
Wong, K.M. [1662] K000699801
Wong, K.M. [1650] K000699802
Chai, P. [64663], Malaysia K000699748
Chai, P. [64663], Malaysia K000699749
Laman, T.G. [129], Indonesia K000375912
Laman, T.G. [18], Indonesia K000375913
Laman, T.G. [517], Indonesia K000699767
Morrison, A. [s.n.] K000706605
Dransfield, S. [1026] K000420166
Beccari, O. [s.n.], Indonesia K000689659
Kessler, P.J.A. [3144], Indonesia K000399055
Royen, P. van [NGF30174], Papua New Guinea K000689673
Kostermans, A. [18267], Indonesia K000699757
Kostermans, A. [71], Indonesia K000699761
Stone, B.C. [645], Philippines K000699898
Stone, B.C. [666], Philippines K000699899
Gideon, O.G. [LAE78558], Papua New Guinea K000236994
Versteegh, C. [BW936], Indonesia K000689710
Gay, H.J. [937], Papua New Guinea K000689656
Gay, H.J. [1061], Papua New Guinea K000689691
Gay, H.J. [926], Papua New Guinea K000689692
Gay, H.J. [548], Papua New Guinea K000689698
Gay, H.J. [543], Papua New Guinea K000689700
Gay, H.J. [966], Papua New Guinea K000689701
Gay, H.J. [366], Papua New Guinea K000689705
Buwalda, P. [6335], Indonesia K000699758
Buwalda, P. [6275], Indonesia K000699762
Rau, K. [305], Papua New Guinea K000689714
Said, I.M. [BRUN16667] K000408673
Said, I.M. [BRUN17334] K000445158
Ledermann, C.L. [7844], Papua New Guinea K000689713
Brass, L. J. [25552], Papua New Guinea K000689696
Reekmans, M. [10616], Burundi K000705713
Reekmans, M. [11110], Burundi K000705714
Reekmans, M. [10025], Burundi K000705715
Reekmans, M. [10058], Burundi K000705716
Reekmans, M. [10005], Burundi K000705717
Pleyte, D.R. [223], Indonesia K000699759
Pleyte, D.R. [351], Malaysia K000699783
Wilde, J.J.F.E. de [7700], Cameroon K000705710
Wilde, J.J.F.E. de [7806], Cameroon K000705711
Parks, H.E. [20182], Fiji K000706599
Parks, H.E. [10905], Fiji K000706600
Parks, H.E. [20024], Fiji K000706602
Franc, I. [347], New Caledonia K000706597
Franc, I. [347], New Caledonia K000706603
Franc, I. [347], New Caledonia K000706604
Barber, Mrs. [157] K000699764
Awmack, C.S. [53], Indonesia K000699751
Church, A.C. [452], Indonesia K000699766
Betche, E. [31], Samoa K000706607
Broome, E. [67], Papua New Guinea K000689702
Broome, E. [77], Papua New Guinea K000689704
Gray, E. [8034], Papua New Guinea K000689707
Sinaga, N.I. [600], Indonesia K000448446
Bellamy, A. [257], Papua New Guinea K000689693
Bellamy, A. [257], Papua New Guinea K000689694
Simaga, J.M. [3138], Papua New Guinea K000689657
Simaga, J.M. [3093], Papua New Guinea K000689658
Sohmer, S.H. [LAE75257], Papua New Guinea K000689664
Sohmer, S.H. [LAE75274], Papua New Guinea K000689709
Steere, J.B. [s.n.] K000699896
Gaerlan, F.M. [2823], Philippines K000399913
Gaerlan, F.M. [26662], Philippines K000699900
Gaerlan, F.M. [2845], Philippines K000699901
Braithwaite, A.F. [2209] K000706609
Someren, H.D. van [381] K000705523
Someren, H.D. van [380] K000705524
Joanes, U. [146886], Malaysia K000699919
Kiapranis, R. [LAE83003], Papua New Guinea K000376184
Woods, P.J.B. [1515], Papua New Guinea K000689699
Hoogland, R D. [6131], Papua New Guinea K000689712
Brownlie, G. [1498], Fiji K000706595
Brownlie, G. [1342], Fiji K000706596
Gideon, O. [LAE76986], Papua New Guinea K000689697
Stark, G. [28] K000706594
Croft, J.R. [LAE65639], Papua New Guinea K000428499
Yii, P.C. [S56927], Malaysia K000399906
Lovave, M. [LAE82411], Papua New Guinea K000376027
Anonymous [62], Indonesia K000699781
Foreman [LAE59223], Papua New Guinea K000689690
Reynoso E.J. [21275], Philippines K000399375
Frodin, D.C. [768], Papua New Guinea K000689660
Put (Eryl Smith) [2792], Indonesia K000699787
Boer, M. de [456], Tanzania K000705522
Cuming? [1380] K000706606

First published in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. (Turin) 5: 413 (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.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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