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This species is accepted, and its native range is Temp. & Subtropical Northern Hemisphere, S. South America.

Native to:

Alabama, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, East European Russia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Illinois, Indiana, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kamchatka, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Morocco, Netherlands, New Jersey, North Carolina, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Carolina, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Tuva, Ukraine, Virginia, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Yugoslavia

Ophioglossum vulgatum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 31, 1939 Dawson, G.M. [s.n.] K001057649
Oct 31, 1939 Turner, L.M. [s.n.], Aleutian Is. K001057648 Unknown type material
India 23655.000
India 6809.000
Milne-Redhead, E. [10905], Tanzania K000351310 holotype

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1062 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.
  • Nobis, M. & al. (2018). Contribution to the flora of Asian and European countries: new national and regional vascular plant records, 7 Acta Botanica Gallica: Botany Letters 165: 200-222.
  • Güner, A. (ed.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Florasi (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakfi/Nezahat Gökyigit Botanik Bahçesi, Istambul.
  • 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.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Malyschev, L.I., Peshkova, G.A. & Baikov, K.S. (eds.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 14: 1-210. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2000). Flora of Siberia 1: 1-189. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Nobis, M. & al. (2018). Contribution to the flora of Asian and European countries: new national and regional vascular plant records, 7 Acta Botanica Gallica: Botany Letters 165: 200-222.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2000). Flora of Siberia 1: 1-189. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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