African Plant Database

Nephrolepis cordifolia (L.) C. Presl
Protologue : Tent. Pterid. 79 (1836) 
Information on the genus : Nephrolepis
Basionym : Polypodium cordifolium L.
Status for NA : accepted (problematic)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polypodium cordifolium L. (1753)
 Nephrolepis cordifolia (L.) C. Presl var. cordifolia
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aspidium tuberosum Bory ex Willd. (1810)
=Nephrolepis tuberosa (Bory ex Willd.) C. Presl (1836)
Taxon infra-specific
Nephrolepis cordifolia (L.) C. Presl var. cordifolia
Nephrolepis cordifolia var. pumicicola (F. Ballard) Hovenkamp & Miyam. (2005)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Strelitzia 23: 147 (2009).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • BORGES P.A.V., C. ABREU & AL. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores : 184
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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