Family Schizaeaceae, genus Actinostachys;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Actinostachys, 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.
015.0000 Family Schizaeaceae Kaulfuss; Das Wesen d. Farrnkr. 119 (1827)
		Trivial names: Curly-grass family
		Statistics: 5 genera, 184-190 spp. [195 species and 9 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Lygodiaceae C. Presl (1845)
		= Anemiaceae Link (1833)
		= Mohriaceae (C. Presl) Reed (1948)
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

015.0002 Actinostachys Wallich; List n. 1. (1828), & Hook. Gen. t. 111 (1842) Trivial names: Ray Ferns Statistics: 16 spp. tropics [16 species listed]. Genus is frequently included in Schizaea as subgenus. Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Schizaea subgen. Actinostachys (Wall.) Sturm; Mart. Fl. Brasil. 1(2): 179 (1859) Actinostachys balansae (Fourn.) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 131 (1948) nat. V. 18: 353 (1873) Actinostachys confusa (Solling) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 173 (1948) Actinostachys digitata (L.) Wallich ex Reed; Bot. Soc. Brot. 21 (1947) 130 Actinostachys germanii Fée; 11 mém. 123 t. 29 C 3 (1866) Actinostachys inopinata (Selling) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 130 (1948) Actinostachys intermedia (Mett.) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 131 (1948) Actinostachys laevigata (Mett.) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 130 (1948) nat. IV. 15: 85 (1861) Actinostachys macrofunda Bierh.; Amer. J. Bot. 58: 638 (1971) Actinostachys melanesica (Selling) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 131 (1948) Actinostachys oligostachys Bierh.; Amer. J. Bot. 55: 92, f.14-29, 32, 33, 48, 56, 69 (1968) Actinostachys pennula (Sw.) Hook.; Gen. Fil., plate 111a (1842) Actinostachys plana (Fourn.) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 131 (1948) Actinostachys spirophylla (W. Troll) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 21: 131 (1948) Actinostachys subtrijuga (Mart.) C. Presl; Suppl. 73 (1845) Actinostachys tenuis (Fourn.) Reed; Bol. Soc. Broter. ser. 2. 21: 131 (1948) Actinostachys wagneri (Selling) C. Reed; Bol. Soc. Brot. 21 (1947) 131
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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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