Family Marattiaceae, genus Christensenia;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Christensenia, 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.

005.0000 Family Marattiaceae Bercht. & J. S. Presl; Prirozen Rostl. 1: 272 (1820)
		Statistics: 4 genera, 152-181 species [237 species listed]
		= Angiopteridaceae Bommer; Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belg. 5: 359 (1866)
			= Danaeaceae Agardh; Aphor. Bot. 117 (1822)

008.0004 Christensenia Maxon; Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 18: 239-240 (1905) Statistics: 2 spp. E- and tropical Asia [2 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Kaulfussia Bl.; Enum. pl. Jav. 260 (1828) = Macrostoma Griffith; Asiatic Researches 19. 110 (1836) Christensenia aesculifolia (BI.) Maxon; Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 18. 240 (1905) ssp. aesculifolia (BI.) Maxon; Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 18. 240 (1905) ssp. korthalsii (de Vriese) Rolleri; Amer. Fern J. 83(1): 16 (1993) Christensenia lobbiana (de Vriese) Rolleri; 1993
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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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