Family Lophosoriaceae, genus Lophosoria;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Lophosoria, 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.
019.000 Order Cyatheales
		Statistics: 6 families, 15 genera, 627-687 spp. [703 species and 8 hybrids listed]d]
020.0000 Family Lophosoriaceae Pichi-Sermolli; Webbia 24: 700 1970)
		Statistics: 1 genus, 1 sp. [1 species listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

020.0001 Lophosoria C. Presl; Gefässb. 1: Stipes d. Farrn: 36 (1847) Statistics: 1 sp. neotropical [1 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Trichosorus Liebm.; Vid. Selsk. Skr. V, 1: 281 (1849) [nom. superfl. Lophosoria quadripinnata (Gmel.) C. Chr.; Skottsb., Nat. Hist. Juan Fernandez 2. 16 (1920) var. contracta (Hieron.) R. M. Tryon & A.F.Tryon; Rhodora 84(837): 126 (1982)
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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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