Family Hymenophyllaceae, genus Cardiomanes;
world species list.
By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.
A list of the species of the genus Cardiomanes, 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.
009.0000 Family Hymenophyllaceae Link; Handb. Erken. Gew. 3: 36 (1833)
Statistics: 8 genera, 250-300 spp.
= Hymenophyllaceae subfam. Cardiomanioideae K.lwats.; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 35 (4-6):
009.0005 Cardiomanes C. Presl; Abh. Böhm. Ges. V. 3: 12 (1843)
Statistics: 1 sp. New Zealand [1 species listed]
Revision date: 20.07.2001
Cardiomanes reniforme (Forst.) Presl; Hymenoph. 13 (1843)
Trivial names: Kidney fern, Raurenga (Maori)
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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.