Family Cystopteridaceae, genus Acystopteris;
world species list.

By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Acystopteris, 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.
041.000 Order Athyriales
		Statistics: 6 families, 54 genera, 1782-2215 spp. [2362 species and 88 hybrids listed]
041.0000 Family Cystopteridaceae
		Statistics: 3 genera, 25-31 spp. [35 species and 7 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

041.0002 Acystopteris Nakai; Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 47: 180 (1933) Statistics: 2-3 spp. Asia: Himalaya to Japan and Malesia [3 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Cystopteris subgen. Acystopteris (Nakai) Blasdell; Mem. Torrey Bot. Cl. 21(4): 49 (1963) Acystopteris japonica (Luerss.) Nakai; Bot. Mag. Tokyo 47. 180 (1933) Acystopteris taiwaniana (Tagawa) A.Löve & D.Löve; Taxon 26 (2-3): 326 (1977) Acystopteris tenuisecta (BI.) Tagawa; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 7: 73 (1938)
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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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