Family Lomariopsidaceae, genus Acrophorus;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Acrophorus, giving current name, authority, synonyms, published references, geographic distribution and (sometimes) illustrations.
Please note: an asterisk * in the distribution list means that the species is exotic to the country named.

005.00 Class Filicopsida
		Trivial names: Ferns
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
047.000 Order Dryopteridales
		Statistics: 3 families, 30 genera, 1421-1752 spp. 
		[1989 species and 158 hybrids listed]
049.0000 Family Dryopteridaceae Ching; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 10: 1 (1965) s. str.
		Statistics: 21 genera, 672-939 spp. 
		[1162 species and 147 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Aspidiaceae Frank; Leunis, Syn. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 3: 1469 [nom. illeg.
		= Dryopteridaceae tribus Stenolepieae H.S. Kung; Proc. Int. Symp. Syst. Pteridol. 
		(eds. K.H. Shing & K.U. Kramer): 172 (1989)
049.0100 Tribus Peranemeae Presl; Tent. Pterid. 64 (1836)
		Statistics: 4 genera
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Peranemataceae (C. Presl) Ching; Sunyatsenia 5: 246 (1940)

049.0101 Acrophorus C. Presl; Tent. Pteridogr. 93 (1836) Statistics: 6-10 spp. China, NE-India, S-Japan to Fiji [10 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 Acrophorus diacalpioides Ching & S.H.Wu in S.H.Wu; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 21(4): 381 (1983) Acrophorus dissectus Ching & S.H.Wu in S.H.Wu; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 21(4): 382 (1983) Acrophorus emeiensis Ching in S.H.Wu; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 21(4): 380 (1983) Acrophorus exstipellatus Ching & S.H.Wu in S.H.Wu; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 21(4): 383 (1983) Acrophorus leucorhachis (Cheeseman) Brownlie in Brownlie & Philipson; Pac. Sci. 25: 507 (1971) Acrophorus loxoscaphoides (Bak.) Alston; Journ. of Bot. 77: 288 (1939) Acrophorus macrocarpus Ching & S.H.Wu in S.H.Wu; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 21(4): 381 (1983) Acrophorus paleolatus Pichi-Serm.; Webbia 31 (1): 252 (1977) Acrophorus raiateensis J. W. Moore; Bishop Mus. Bull. 102 6 (1933) Acrophorus stipellatus (Wall.) Moore; Gard. Chr. 135 (1864)
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For each species, information on its distribution by country and sometimes by province, region or state within a country; conservation status (where applicable), and all synonyms with publishing source (other latin names by which the species has been known) that we could find, and where applicable whether or not the given name has been verified; are available on the CDROM version of this page.

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