Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

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

Familia: Pteridaceae
Subfamilia: Pteridoideae
Genus: Pteris
Species: Pteris burtonii

Name edit

Pteris burtonii Baker, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 5: 218 (1891), "Burtoni".

  • Typus: Gold Coast, Burton & Cameron (Holotype: K).

Synonyms edit

  • Heterotypic
    • Pteris johnstonii Baker, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 5: 218 (1891), "Johnstoni".
      • Typus: Sierra Leone, H. Johnston (Holotype: K).
    • Pteris aethiopica Christ, J. Bot. (Morot), sér. 2, 2: 21 (1909).
      • Pteris burtonii var. aethiopica (Christ) Tardieu, Mem. Inst. Franç. Afrique Noire 28: 72, fig. 8 (1953).
    • Pteris atrovirens var. cervonii Bonap., Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 388 (1913), nom. nud.

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: West Tropical Africa
      • Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo.
    • Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Burundi, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Zaire.
    • Regional: East Tropical Africa
      • Tanzania, Uganda.
    • Regional: South Tropical Africa
      • Angola.

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

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