Family Gleichaniaceae, genus Diplopterygium;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Diplopterygium, 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.
014.0000 Family Gleicheniaceae (R. Br.) C. Presl; Rel. Haenk. 1: 70 (1825)
		Trivial names: Forking Fern Family
		Statistics: 5 genera, 124-130 spp. [139 species listed]
		= Dicranopteridaceae Ching; Acta Phytotax. Sinica 3: 94 (1954)
		= Gleicheniaceae subfamily Stromatopteridoidae Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 29: 
		32 (1950)
		= Stromatopteridaceae (Nakai) Bierhorst; Phytomorphology 18(2): 263 (1968)
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

014.0005 Diplopterygium Diels; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4). 353 (1900) Statistics: 25 spp. N-India, S-China, S-Japan to Queensland and Polynesia / Hawaii, 1 sp. tropical America [28 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Dicranopteris Underw.; Bull. Torr. Bot. Cl. 34 (1907) 249 [p. p. = Diplopterygium (Diels in Engl. & Prantl) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 47 (1950) = Hicriopteris Ching; Sunyatsenia 5 (1940) 277 [non Presl = Mesosorus Hassk.; Fil. Jav. 1 (1856) 2 [p. p. Diplopterygium bancroftii (Hook.) A. R. Sm.; Amer. Fern J. 70(1): 26 (1980) Diplopterygium blotianum (C. Chr.) Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sc. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 49 Diplopterygium brevipinnulum (Holtt.) Parris; Parris, R.S. Beaman & Beaman, Pl. Mt. Kinnbalu, 1. Ferns & Fern Allies: 59 (1992) Diplopterygium bullatum (T.Moore) Parris; Parris, R.S. Beaman & Beaman, Pl. Mt. Kinabalu, 1. Ferns & Fern Allies: 59 (1992) Diplopterygium cantonense (Ching) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 49 (1950) Diplopterygium chinensis (Rosenstock) DeVol; H. L. Li, Liu, T. C. Huang, T. Koyama & DeVol, Fl. Formosa 1: 92 (1975) Diplopterygium conversum (Alderw.) Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sc. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 49 Diplopterygium criticum (Ching & Chiu) comb. ined. Diplopterygium elmeri (Copel.) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 49 (1950) Diplopterygium giganteum (Wall. ex Hook.) Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sci. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 50 Diplopterygium glaucoides (Ching) comb. ined. Diplopterygium glaucum (Thunb. ex Houtt.) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 51 (1950) Diplopterygium laevissimum Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sc. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 52 Diplopterygium lanigerum (D. Don) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 53 (1950) Diplopterygium longissimum (Bl.) Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sc. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 53 Trivial names: Giant Scrambling fern. Diplopterygium maximum (Ching) Ching & H.S.Kung; Fl. Sichuanica 6: 134 (1988) Diplopterygium norrisii (Mett. ex Kuhn) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 54 (1950) Diplopterygium omeiensis (Ching & Chiu) comb. ined. Diplopterygium pinnatum (Kunze) Nakai; Bull. Nation. Sc. Mus. Tokyo 29: 54 (1950) Diplopterygium reflexum (Ching & Chiu) comb. ined. Diplopterygium remotum (Ching) comb. ined. Diplopterygium rufo-pilosum (Ching & Chiu) comb. ined. Diplopterygium rufum (Ching) comb. ined. Diplopterygium simulans (Ching ex Ching & Wang) comb. ined. Diplopterygium sordidum (Copel.) Parris Diplopterygium tamdaoense (Ching & Chiu) comb. ined. Diplopterygium volubile (Jungh.) Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sc. Mus. Tokyo n. 29 (1950) 55 Diplopterygium yunnanense (Ching in Chien & Chun) comb. ined.
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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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