Family Drynariaceae, genus Drynaria;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Drynaria, 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.
050.000 Order Polypodiales
		Statistics: 9 families, 82 genera, 1996-2140 spp. 
		(2293 species and 31 hybrids listed]
		= Order Davalliales
054.0000 Family Drynariaceae Ching; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 16: 1-37 (1978)
		Statistics: 16 genera, 347-370 spp. 
		[444 species and 4 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		Remarks: according to PCR results Polypodiaceae s. lat. is polyphyletic. 
		There are two choices: either include Grammitidaceae, Pleurosoriopsidaceae and 
		Loxogrammaceae in Polypodiaceae, or separate Drynariaceae as family. 
		It is not clear whether or not Drynariaceae is the correct family name.
		= Dipteridaceae subfam. Drynarioideae Crabbe; Jermy & Mickel, Fern Gaz. 11: 156 (1975)
		= Polypodiaceae tribus Drynarieae Subh.Chandra; Brenesia 18: 175 (1980) 
		[without latin descr. or type, et in Fern Gaz. 12(4): 226 (1982), with latin descr. and type
		= Polypodiaceae tribus Lemmaphylleae V.G.Tu; Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 18: 44 (1981)
		= Polypodiaceae tribus Microsoreae V.G.Tu; Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 18: 18 (1981)
054.0100 Tribus Drynarieae

054.0102 Drynaria (Bory) J. Sm.; Hooker's J. Bot. 3: 397 (1841) Statistics: 15-19 spp. Africa, Asia to NE-Australia, mostly China [19 species and 1 hybrid listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Polypodium subgen. Drynaria Bory; Ann. sc. nat. 5: 464, t. 12-14 (1825) = Saccopteris Alderw.; Mal. Ferns Suppl. 415 (1917) Drynaria bonii Christ; Not. syst. 1. 186 (1910) Drynaria costulisora Ching & S. K. Wu; Fl. Xizangica 1: 345 (1983) Drynaria delavayi Christ; Bull. Soc. Fr. 63, Mem. 1: 22 (1905) Drynaria descensa Copel.; Phil. Journ. Sci. Bot. 8. 36 (1908) Drynaria involuta Alderw.; Bull. Dépt. agric. Ind. néerl. 21. 8 t. 4 (1908) Drynaria laurentii (Christ) Hieron.; Engl., Veg. d. Erde 9. 57 f. 64 (1908) Drynaria meeboldii Rosenst.; Fedde Repert. 12. 248 (1913) Drynaria mollis Bedd.; Ferns Brit. India t. 216 (1867) Drynaria mutilata Christ; Journ. de Bot. 21. 238. 271 (1908) Drynaria pleuridioides Presl; Ann. Lugd. Bat. 2: 229 (1866) Drynaria propinqua (Wall. ex Mett.) J. Sm. apud Bedd.; Ferns Brit. India t. 160 (1866) Drynaria quercifolia (L.) J. Sm.; Hook. Journ. Bot. 3: 398 (1841) Trivial names: Oak Leaf fern Drynaria rigidula (Sw.) Bedd.; Ferns br. Ind. t. 314 (1869) Trivial names: Basket fern Drynaria roosii Nakaike; New Fl. Japan, Pterid.: 841 (1992) [nom. nov. Drynaria saccardii Cuf.; Senkenberg. Biol. 50: 256, t. 12 (1969) Drynaria sinica Diels; Engl. Jahrb. 29. 208 (1900) var. intermedia Ching & S. K. Wu; Fl. Xizangica 1: 347 (1983) Drynaria sparsisora (Desv.) Moore; Ind. Fil. CCCXLVIII (1857) Drynaria volkensii Hieron.; Engl. Veg. d. Erde 9. 57 (1908), nomen, ex Engl., Jahrb. 46. 393 (1911) Drynaria willdenowii (Bory) Moore; Ind. LXXIX (1857) Drynaria x dumicola Bostock; Fl. Australia 48: 715 (1998) Remarks: Drynaria sparsisora x Drynaria rigidula
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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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