Asplenium prolongatum

Asplenium prolongatum


Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Pteridophyta
Classis: Polypodiopsida
Ordo: Polypodiales

Familia: Aspleniaceae
Genus: Asplenium
Species: Asplenium prolongatum



Asplenium prolongatum Hook., Sp. Fil. 3(10–12): 209 (1860); Sec. Cent. Ferns t. 42 (1860).


  • Homotypic
    • Asplenium rutifolium var. prolongatum (Hook.) Christ, Bull. Acad. Int. Géogr. Bot., sér. 3, 11: 242 (1902).
    • Asplenium bipinnatum var. prolongatum (Hook.) Bonap., Notes Ptéridol. 14: 74 (1923).
    • Tarachia prolongata (Hook.) Momose, J. Jap. Bot. 35: 323 (1960).
  • Heterotypic
    • Asplenium elongatum Christ, Bull. Acad. Int. Géogr. Bot. 1910: 13 (1910), nom. illeg.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: China
      • China South-Central (Guizhou, Hubei, Sichuan), Hainan, China North-Central (Gansu), China Southeast (Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Henan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang), Tibet.
    • Regional: Eastern Asia
      • Japan, Korea, Taiwan.
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indian Subcontinent
      • Assam (Meghalaya, Nagaland), East Himalaya (Arunachal Pradesh, Bhutan), India (Tamil Nadu).
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Hooker, W.J. 1859–1860. Species Filicum being descriptions of the known ferns, particularly of such as exist in the author's herbarium, or are with sufficient accuracy described in works to which are he has access; accompanied with numerous figures. Vol. III containing LomariaActiniopteris. 291 pp., 70 tab., London: William Pamplin. BHL Reference page
  • Hooker, W.J. 1861. A second century of ferns: being figures with brief descriptions of one hundred new, or rare, or imperfectly known species of ferns from various parts of the world. 100 tab. + text. William Pamplin, London. BHL Reference page

Vernacular names

中文: 長生鐵角蕨, 長葉鐵角蕨
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