Pteris mawsmaiensis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

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

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

Name edit

Pteris mawsmaiensis Fraser-Jenk. & Benniamin, Panjab Univ. Res. J., Sci. 59: 8 (2010) [2009 publ. 2010].

  • Typus: India, Meghalaya, among eroded, steep, convoluted limestone rocks ·and cliffs below natural mixed low forest near uprising of stream c. 1/2 km. to the east side of entrance to Mawsmai Cave, west of Mawsmai village, c. 10 km. S. of Sohra (Cherrapunji) off road to Shela and Bangladesh border, S. of Shillong, Khasi Hills. 22 Nov. 2008, C.R. Fraser-Jenkins 227 (Holotype: TAIF).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indian Subcontinent
      • Assam, East Himalaya.
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • Myanmar.

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

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