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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.

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

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

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.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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