Pteris mertensioides

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

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

Familia: Pteridaceae
Subfamilia: Pteridoideae
Genus: Pteris
Species: Pteris mertensioides
Subspecies: P. m. subsp. mertensioides – P. m. subsp. polylepis

Name edit

Pteris mertensioides Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 5: 394 (1810).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indian Subcontinent
      • India, Sri Lanka (extinct).
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • Andaman Islands, Thailand.
    • Regional: Malesia
      • Borneo, Jawa, Malaya, Maluku, Philippines, Sulawesi.
  • Continental: Pacific
    • Regional: Southwestern Pacific
      • Fiji, Samoa.
    • Regional: South-Central Pacific
      • Society Islands.

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

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