Family Pteridaceae, genus Eriosorus;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Eriosorus, 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.
027.000 Order Pteridales
		Statistics: 10 families, 53 genera, 1065-1300 spp. [1358 species and 42 hybrids listed]
033.0000 Family Pteridaceae Reichenb.; Handb. Nat. Pflanz. 138 (1837) s. str.
		Statistics: 18 genera, 397-462 spp. [476 species and 13 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Actiniopteridaceae Pichi Sermolli; Webbia 17: 5 (1962)
		= Adiantaceae (C. Presl) Ching; Sunyatsenia 5: 229 (1940) nom. cons.
		= Adiantaceae subfam. Pteridoideae C. Chr. ex Crabbe, Jermy & Mickel; Fern Gaz. 11: 
		153 (1975)
		= Negripteridaceae Pichi Sermolli; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. It. N.S. 53: 160 (1946)
		= Platyzomataceae Nakai; Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. (Tokyo) 29: 4 (1950)
		= Pteridaceae Ching; Webbia 35(2): 239 (1982)
		= Pteridaceae subfam. Adiantoideae (Presl) R. M. Tryon; Amer. Fern J. 76(4): 
		184 (1986)
		= Pteridaceae Tribus Adianteae Presl; Tent. Pterid. 139 (1836)
		= Pteridaceae tribus Onychieae W.C. Shieh; J. Sci. Engin. (Nation. Chung-Hsing Univ.) 
		10: 215 (1973)
033.3000 Subfamily Anogrammoideae
		= Adiantaceae subfam. Gymnopteridoideae W.C.Shieh; J. Sci. Engin. (Nation. 
		Chung-Hsing Univ.) 10: 224 (1973)
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

033.3006 Eriosorus Fée; 5e Mém. Gen. Fil. 152 (1852) Statistics: 30-32 spp. tropical American highlands, mainly Andes, 1 Tristan da Cunha [32 species and 1 hybrid listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 Eriosorus accrescens A. Tryon; Rhodora 65: 57 (1963) Eriosorus aureonitens (Hook.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Eriosorus biardii (Fée) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 166, C 36 (1970) Eriosorus caracasanus (Baker) Vareschi; Fl. Venezuel. 1: 637 (1969) Eriosorus cheilanthoides (Sw.) A. Tryon; Brit. Fern Gaz. 9:271 (1966) Eriosorus congestus (Christ) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Eriosorus ewanii A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 165. f. 35 (1970) Eriosorus feei Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Eriosorus flexuosus (Humb. & Bonpl.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) var. galeanus A. F. Tryon Eriosorus glaberrimus (Maxon) Scamman; Contrib. Gray Herb. 191: 85 (1962) Eriosorus glaziovii (C. Chr.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Eriosorus hirsutulus (Mett.) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 137, f. 25 (1970) Eriosorus hirtus (H.B.K.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) var. glandulosus (H. Karst.) A. F. Tryon Eriosorus hispidulus (Kunze) Vareschi; Fl. Venezuel. 1: 640 (1969) var. dominicensis A. Tryon; Contr. Gray Herb. 200: 115, f. 16B (1970) Eriosorus insignis (Kuhn) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 152, f. 32 (1970) Eriosorus lasseri Vareschi; Acta Bot. Venezuel. 1: 94, f. 6 (1966) Eriosorus lechleri (Mett. ex Kuhn) A. Tryon; Rhodora 65: 56 (1963) Eriosorus lindigii (Mett.) Vareschi; Fl. Venezuel. 1: 637 (1969) Eriosorus longipetiolatus (Hieron.) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 128, f. 22 (1970) Eriosorus myriophyllus (Swartz) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Eriosorus novogranatensis A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 120, f. 19 (1970) Eriosorus orbignyanus (Mett. ex Kuhn) A. Tryon; Rhodora 65: 56 (1963) Eriosorus paucifolius (A. C. Smith) Vareschi; Fl. Venezuel. 1: 641 (1969) Eriosorus retrofractus (Kunze ex Mett.) Crabbe; Brit. Fern Gaz. 9: 315 (1967) Eriosorus rufescens (Fée) A. Tryon; Rhodora 65: 56 (1963) Eriosorus sellowianus (Mett. ex Kuhn) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 59 (1947) Eriosorus setulosus (Hieron.) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 126, f. 21 (1970) Eriosorus stuebelii (Hieron.) A. Tryon; Rhodora 65: 57 (1963) Eriosorus velleus (Baker) A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 116, f. 17 (1970) Eriosorus villosulus (Maxon) Scamman; Contrib. Gray Herb. 191: 88 (1962) Eriosorus warscewiczii (Mett. in Triana & Planch.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 59 (1947) Eriosorus wurdackii A. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 200: 147, f. 30 (1970) Eriosorus x elongatus (Grev. & Hook.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 58 (1947) Remarks: Eriosorus cheilanthoides x Jamesonia sp.
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