African Plant Database

Alsophila approximata (Bonap.) R. M. Tryon
Protologue : Contr. Gray Herb. 200: 29 (1970)
Information on the genus : Alsophila
Basionym : Cyathea approximata Bonap.
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyathea approximata Bonap.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyathea approximata Bonap. (1917)
 Alsophila approximata (Bonap.) R. M. Tryon var. approximata (1970)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyathea sorisquamata Bonap. (1925)
=Cyathea approximata var. sorisquamata (Bonap.) Tardieu (1951)
=Alsophila approximata var. sorisquamata (Bonap.) J. P. Roux (2009)
  • Janssen, T. & F. Rakotondrainibe (2008). A revision of the indusiate scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae, Cyathea subgen. Alsophila sect. Alsophila) in Madagascar, the Comoros and the Seychelles. Adansonia, sér. 3 30(2): 283
  • Roux, J.P. (2009). Synopsis of the Lycopodiophyta and Pteridophyta of Africa and neigthbouring islands. Strelitzia 23: 60
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    Record n°230301 created 2013-07-04
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