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  1. Family: Pteridaceae E.D.M.Kirchn.
    1. Genus: Adiantum L.
      1. Adiantum philippense L.

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

    [FWTA]

    Adiantaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

    Ecology
    Weed in cultivated ground and on walls, sometimes on rocks, in damp shaded spots; up to 4, 000 ft. alt.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Comoros, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, Fiji, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Maluku, Marianas, Mauritius, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oman, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Cuba

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Adiantum philippense L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2018 Henderson, M.R. [29074], Malaysia K000491548
    Jan 1, 2018 Ridley, H.N. [14234], Malaysia K000491547
    Jan 1, 2018 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491549
    Jan 1, 2018 Bidin, A. [PL231], Malaysia K000491552
    Jan 1, 2018 Delessert, A. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491553 Unknown type material
    Jul 1, 2016 Yapp, R.H. [253], Peninsular Malaysia K000607854
    Feb 1, 2009 Monyrak, Meng [239], Cambodia K000602871
    Mar 1, 2004 Gaerlan, F.J.M. [10274], Philippines K000444179
    Mar 1, 2004 Gaerlan, F.J.M. [10274], Philippines K000444178
    Jul 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2766], Cameroon K000109052
    Jan 1, 2000 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000491139
    Jan 1, 1996 Wheatley, J.I. [649], Cameroon K000541977
    May 16, 1986 Afriastini, J.J. [1597], Indonesia K000505137
    Jan 1, 1974 Braithwaite, A.F. [2549], Vanuatu K000856093
    Jan 1, 1968 Braithwaite, A.F. [4611], Solomon Is. K000856094
    Dec 1, 1967 Braithwaite, A.F. [4022], Solomon Is. K000856095
    Dec 1, 1967 Braithwaite, A.F. [4022], Solomon Is. K000856096
    Apr 1, 1966 Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [21809], Indonesia K000505295
    Jan 1, 1958 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [3256], Indonesia K000505139
    Mar 1, 1939 Buwalda, P. [4201], Indonesia K000505138
    Carr, C.E. [11523], Papua New Guinea K000507578
    Carr, C.E. [12458], Papua New Guinea K000507580
    Carr, C.E. [11794], Papua New Guinea K000507581
    Carr, C.E. [12394], Papua New Guinea K000507582
    Carr, C.E. [12332], Papua New Guinea K000507586
    Carr, C.E. [11747], Papua New Guinea K000507588
    Waterhouse, J.H.L. [20], Papua New Guinea K000856097
    Waterhouse, J.H.L. [138], Papua New Guinea K000856098
    Womersley, J.S. [NGF8366], Papua New Guinea K000507573
    Ridley, H.N. [14234], Malaysia K000491546
    Smith, A.C. [4474], Fiji K000856091
    Schodde, R. [2787], Papua New Guinea K000507589
    Dennis, G.F.C. [7934], Solomon Is. K000856092
    Stevens, P.F. [LAE50101], Papua New Guinea K000507569
    Horne, J. [s.n.], Samoa K000856106
    Craven, L.A. [1009], Papua New Guinea K000507576
    Woods, P.J.B. [368], Papua New Guinea K000507564
    Hartley, T.G. [10671], Papua New Guinea K000507579
    Parris, B.S. [4026], Papua New Guinea K000507577
    Smith, E. [2310], Indonesia K000505136
    Whistler, A. [8412], Samoa K000722045
    Whistler, A. [6921], Samoa K000856082
    Slade [s.n.], Vanuatu K000856099
    Schlechter, F.R.R. [16980], Papua New Guinea K000507567
    Schlechter, F.R.R. [14099], Papua New Guinea K000507570
    Schlechter, F.R.R. [14288], Papua New Guinea K000507572
    Schlechter, F.R.R. [16900], Papua New Guinea K000507574
    Cuming, H. [73], Philippines K000507310
    Elmer, A.D.E. [16436], Philippines K000507314
    Elmer, A.D.E. [17787], Philippines K000507316
    Elmer, A.D.E. [9858], Philippines K000507317
    Curtis, C. [s.n.], Malaysia K000491551
    Merrill, E.D. [496], Philippines K000507312
    Croft, J.R. [887], Papua New Guinea K000507568
    Croft, J.R. [507], Papua New Guinea K000507575
    Croft, J.R. [2086], Papua New Guinea K000507584
    Croft, J.R. [372], Papua New Guinea K000507587
    Pullen, R. [6810], Papua New Guinea K000507585
    Micholitz, W. [s.n.], Philippines K000507311
    Gay, H.J. [675], Papua New Guinea K000507565
    Rodin, R.J. [672], Guam K000856085
    Topping, D.L. [541], Philippines K000507315
    Copeland, E.B. [15], Philippines K000507318
    Everett, A.H. [s.n.], Philippines K000505292
    Sulit, M.D. [16688], Philippines K000507313
    Koroiveibau, D. [14199], Fiji K000856086
    Seemann, B. [801], Fiji K000856089
    Sledge, W.A. [1768], Samoa K000856100
    Sledge, W.A. [1593], Samoa K000856101
    Powell, T. [s.n.], Samoa K000856107
    Blume, C.L. [s.n.], Indonesia K000505293
    Kato, M. [C6283], Indonesia K000505296
    Kato, M. [C6283], Indonesia K000505297
    Kato, M. [C6283], Indonesia K000505298
    Kato, M. [C7791], Indonesia K000505299
    Vidal y Soler, S. [s.n.], Philippines K000507309
    Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [10852], Indonesia K000505135
    Savinierre, E. de la [536], Indonesia K000547894
    Savinierre, E. de la [326], Indonesia K000505134
    Jaman, R. [PL44], Malaysia K000491550
    Mousset, J.P. [1], Indonesia K000505294
    Mousset, J.P. [1168], Indonesia K000505132
    Mousset, J.P. [1168], Indonesia K000505133
    Grether, D.F. [4072], Papua New Guinea K000507583
    Steere, J.B. [s.n.], Philippines K000507308
    Le Hunte, G.R. [s.n.], Palau K000856103
    Lauterbach, C.A.G. [590], Papua New Guinea K000507571
    Veitch, J. [s.n.], Solomon Is. K000856104
    Gozapao, G. [9], Papua New Guinea K000507563
    Reinecke [42], Samoa K000856102
    Eames, A.J. [95], Samoa K000856108
    Brownlie, G. [1508], Fiji K000856087
    Luerssen [3201], Samoa K000856088
    Rinehart, A. [858], Guam K000856083
    Rinehart, A. [858], Guam K000856084
    Chanter, C.A. [s.n.], French Polynesia K000856090
    Jan 1, 2008 Mwasumbi, L. [3607], Tanzania Adiantum lunulatum K000197493
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 77], Myanmar Adiantum lunulatum K001109192
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 77], Myanmar Adiantum lunulatum K001109193
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 77] Adiantum lunulatum K001109190
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 77] Adiantum lunulatum K001109191
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 77], India Adiantum lunulatum K001109194
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 77], India Adiantum lunulatum K001109195
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 77] Adiantum lunulatum K001109196
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 77], India Adiantum lunulatum K001109197

    Bibliography

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 1094 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & Kandel, D.R. (2019). Ferns and Fern-Allies of Nepal 2: 1-446. Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Environment, Department of Plant Resources.
    • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
    • Flora of China Editorial Committee (2013). Lycopodiaceae through Polypodiaceae Flora of China 2-3: 1-959. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Tard. in Mém. I.F.A.N. 28: 94 (1953).
    • Sp. Pl. 2: 1094 (1753)

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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