Family Aspleniaceae, genus Pleurosorus;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Pleurosorus, 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, varens, helechos, fougeres, farnkraut.
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
040.000 Order Aspleniales
		Statistics: 1 family, 6 genera, 666-716 spp. [771 species and 91 hybrid listed]
040.0000 Family Aspleniaceae Frank; Leunis, Syn. Pflanzenkd. ed. 2, 3: 1465 (1877)
		Trivial names: Streifenfarne
		Statistics: 6 genera, 664-714 spp. [757 species and 100 hybrid listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

040.0003 Pleurosorus Fée; Mem. Fam. Foug. 5 (Gen. Fil.) 179 (1852) Statistics: 4 spp. widely disjunct Australia, New Zealand, S-South Am., Spain and North Africa [4 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Cryptostigma A. Braun ms. ex Mett.; Fil. Lips. 80 (1856) Pleurosorus hispanicus (Cosson) C. V. Morton; Dull. Soc. Bot. France 106, 233 (1959) Pleurosorus papaverifolius (Kze.) Fée; Gen. 180 (1850-52) Pleurosorus rutifolius (R. Br.) Fée; Gen. 180 (1850-52) Trivial names: Blanket fern Pleurosorus subglandulosus (Hook. & Grev.) Tindale; Vict. Nat. 73: 169 (1957)
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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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