Family Lonchitaceae, genus Lonchitis;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Lonchitis , 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.
025.000 Order Lindseales
		Statistics: 2 families, 7 genera, 206-209 spp. [250 species and 3 hybrids listed]
026.0000 Family Lonchitaceae
		Statistics: 3 genera, 37-40 spp. [58 species and 1 hybrid listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Dennstaedtiaceae subfam. Saccolomatoideae

026.0002 Lonchitis L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1078 (1753) Statistics: 5-6 spp. Madagascar, tropical Africa, tropical America (1) [6 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Anisosorus Trev. ex Maxon; Sci. Surv. Porto Rico & Virg. Isl. 6: 429 (1926) = Anisosorus Trevisan; Atti dell' Ist. Veneto II. 2: 116 (1851) = Antiosorus Roem. ex Kuhn; Chaetopt. 347 (1882) = Lonchitidium Fée; Gen. Fil. 126 (1850-52) Lonchitis coriacea Tardieu; Mém. Inst. Sc. Madagascar ser. B. 6: 228. f.2 (1955) Lonchitis coursii Tardieu; Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris. ser. 2. 29. 293 (1957) Lonchitis hirsuta L.; Sp. 2. 1078 (1753) Lonchitis isaloensis Tardieu; Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris. ser. 2. 29: 293 (1957) Lonchitis occidentalis Bak.; Syn. 128 (1867) Lonchitis zahlbruckneri Kümmerle; Mag. Bot. Lapok 18. 49 t. 2 (1914)
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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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