African Plant Database

Alsophila capensis (L. f.) J. Sm.
Protologue : London J. Bot. 1: 666 (1842)
Information on the genus : Alsophila
Basionym : Polypodium capense L. f.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyathea capensis (L. f.) Sm.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyathea capensis (L. f.) Sm. (1793)
 Polypodium capense L. f. (1782)
 Hemitelia capensis (L. f.) Kaulf. (1824)
 Polystichum capense (L. f.) Sm. (1846)
 Cormophyllum capense (L. f.) Newman (1854)
 Amphicosmia capensis (L. f.) Klotzsch (1856)
 Aspidium capense (L. f.) Sw. (1801)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hemitelia humbertiana C. Chr. (1928)
=*Cyathea humbertiana (C. Chr.) Domin (1930)
=Alsophila humbertiana (C. Chr.) R. M. Tryon (1970)
=*Cyathea humbertiana (C. Chr.) C. Chr. (1931)
=Trichomanes incisum Thunb. (1800)
=Cyathea riparia Willd. (1810)
=Amphicosmia riparia (Willd.) Gardner (1842)
=Trichomanes cormophyllum Kaulf. (1824)
  • Crouch, N.R., R.R. Klopper, J.E. Burrows & S.M. Burrows (2011). Ferns of Southern Africa. A comprehensive Guide Struik Nature, Cape Town.
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    Record n°222455 created 2010-06-29
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