African Plant Database

Melpomene flabelliformis (Poir.) A. R. Sm. & R. C. Moran
Protologue : Novon 2(4): 430 (1992)
Information on the genus : Melpomene
Basionym : Polypodium flabelliforme Poir.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ctenopteris flabelliformis (Poir.) J. Sm.
 Polypodium flabelliforme Poir. (1804)
 Grammitis flabelliformis (Poir.) C. V. Morton
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polypodium rigescens Bory ex Willd. (1810)
=Ctenopteris rigescens (Bory ex Willd.) J. Sm. (1875)
=Xiphopteris rigescens (Bory ex Willd.) Alston
=Grammitis rigescens (Bory ex Willd.) Lellinger
=Polypodium moniliforme var. rigescens (Bory ex Willd.) Hook.
=Xiphopteris rigescens (Bory) Alston
Taxon infra-specific
Melpomene flabelliformis var. circumvoluta Rakotondr. & Parris (2018)
  • Roux, J.P. (2009). Synopsis of the Lycopodiophyta and Pteridophyta of Africa and neigthbouring islands. Strelitzia 23: 159
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