Family Thelypteridaceae, genus Pneumatopteris;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Pneumatopteris, 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.
041.000 Order Athyriales
		Statistics: 6 families, 54 genera, 1782-2215 spp. [2362 species and 88 hybrids listed]
046.0000 Family Thelypteridaceae Pichi-Sermolli; Webbia 24: 711 (1970) 
		Statistics: 1-30 genera (depending on genus concept), 975-1217 spp. 
		[1271 species and 14 hybrids listed]
		Remarks: This Checklist follows closely the Index of Thelypteridaceae (Kew), 
		even if the necessary combination for the genus are not available.
		Revision date: 20.07.2001 
		= Aspidiaceae subfam. Thelypteridoideae (C. Chr.) C. Reed; Phytologia 17: 254 (1968)
		= Polypodiaceae tribe Thelypterideae C. Chr.

046.0012 Pneumatopteris Nakai; Bot. Mag. Tokyo 47 (1933) 179 Statistics: 89 spp. tropical Africa, Asia, Malesia, Pacific Islands to Hawaii and New Zealand [89 species and 1 hybrid listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Cyclosorus sensu Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 8 (1938) 230 [p. p. = Thelypteris subgen. Pneumatopteris K. Iwats.; Mem. Coll. Sci. Univ. Kyoto B, 31 (1964) 33, excl. sect. Macrocyclosorus = Cyclosorus subgen. Pneumatopteris (Nakai) Panigrahi; Abstr. & Souv. Nation. Symp. Curr. Trends Pterid. 4-6 October 1991: 13 (1991) Pneumatopteris aberrans Holtt.; Blumea 33(2): 401 (1988) Pneumatopteris afra (Christ) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 306 (1973) Pneumatopteris angusticaudata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 308 (1973) Pneumatopteris auctipinna Holtt.; Blumea 21: 310 (1973) Pneumatopteris basicurtata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 309 (1973) Pneumatopteris blastophora (Alston) Holtt.; J. S. Afr. Bot. 40: 156 (1974) Pneumatopteris boridensis Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 434 (1982) Pneumatopteris brooksii (Copel.) Holtt.; Blurriea 21: 308 (1973) Pneumatopteris bryanii (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 317 (1973) Pneumatopteris callosa Nakai; Bot. Mag. Tokyo 47. 179 (1933) Pneumatopteris caudata (Holtt.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 321 (1973) Pneumatopteris cheesmaniae Holtt.; Blumea 21: 307 (1973) Pneumatopteris chingii (Z.Y.Liu in Ching & Liu) comb. ined. Pneumatopteris comorensis Holtt.; Blumea 21: 318 (1973) Pneumatopteris costata (Brackenr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 305 (1973) var. hispida Holtt.; Allertonia 1(3): 229 (1977) Pneumatopteris deficiens Holtt.; Blumea 21: 321 (1973) Pneumatopteris dicranogramma (Alderw.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 301 (1973) Pneumatopteris dilatata Holtt.; Blumea 33(2): 401 (1988) Pneumatopteris eburnea Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 434 (1982) Pneumatopteris ecallosa (Holtt.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 310 (1973) Pneumatopteris egenolfioides Holtt.; Blumea 21: 306 (1973) Pneumatopteris excisa (Holtt.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 321 (1973) Pneumatopteris finisterrae (Brause) Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 432 (1982) Pneumatopteris flaccidus (Ching & Z.Y.Liu) comb. ined. Pneumatopteris glabra (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 301 (1973) Pneumatopteris glandafra (Viane) comb. ined. Pneumatopteris glandulifera (Brackenr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 302 (1973) var. angusta (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Allertonia l(3): 230 (1977) Pneumatopteris hudsoniana (Brackenr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 317 (1973) Pneumatopteris humbertii Holtt.; Blumea 21: 313 (1973) Pneumatopteris imbricata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 322 (1973) Pneumatopteris incisa Holtt.; Blumea 21: 317 (1973) Pneumatopteris inclusa (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 306 (1973) Pneumatopteris japenensis Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 426 (1982) Pneumatopteris jermyi Holtt.; Blumea 21: 310 (1973) Pneumatopteris kerintjiensis Holtt.; Blumea 21: 312 (1973) Pneumatopteris keysseriana (Rosenstock) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 320 (1973) Pneumatopteris laevis (Mett.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 308 (1973) Pneumatopteris latisquamata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 305 (1973) Pneumatopteris lawakii Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 430 (1982) [nom. nov. Pneumatopteris ligulata (C. Presl) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 320 (1973) Pneumatopteris lithophila Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 422 (1982) Pneumatopteris longipes (Blume) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 306 (1973) Pneumatopteris loyalii (Kunze) comb. ined. Pneumatopteris lucida (Baker) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 307 (1973) Pneumatopteris macroptera (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 316 (1973) Pneumatopteris magnifica (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 319 (1973) Pneumatopteris mesocarpa (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 303 (1973) Pneumatopteris michaelis Holtt.; Blumea 21: 313 (1973) Pneumatopteris microauriculata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 311 (1973) Pneumatopteris microloncha (Christ) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 308 (1973) Pneumatopteris micropaleata Holtt.; Blumea 21: 319 (1973) Pneumatopteris mingendensis (Gilli) Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 433 (1982) Pneumatopteris nephrolepioides (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 320 (1973) Pneumatopteris nitidula (C. Presl) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 318 (1973) Pneumatopteris novae-caledoniae Holtt.; Blumea 21: 313 (1973) Pneumatopteris nudata (Roxb.) Punetha & Kholia; J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 86(3): 476 (1989 publ. 1990) var. minor Punetha & Kholia; J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 86(3): 476 (1989 publ. 1990) Pneumatopteris obliqua Holtt.; Blumea 21: 309 (1973) Pneumatopteris oppositifolia (Hook.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 304 (1973) Pneumatopteris oppositipinnus (Ching & Z.Y.Liu) comb. ined. Pneumatopteris oxyoura (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 315 (1973) Pneumatopteris papuana Holtt.; Blumea 21: 311 (1973) Pneumatopteris parksii (Ballard) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 302 (1973) Pneumatopteris patentipinna Holtt.; Blumea 21: 307 (1973) Pneumatopteris pennigera (G. Forster) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 305 (1973) Pneumatopteris pergamacea Holtt.; Blumea 21: 315 (1973) Pneumatopteris petrophila (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 322 (1973) Pneumatopteris prismatica (Desv.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 316 (1973) Pneumatopteris psilophylla Holtt.; Fl. Males. Ser. 2 l(5): 427 (1982) Pneumatopteris regis (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 322 (1973) Pneumatopteris remotipinna (Bonap.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 311 (1973) Pneumatopteris rodigasiana (T. Moore) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 319 (1973) Pneumatopteris sandwicensis (Brackenr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 303 (1973) Pneumatopteris sibelana Holtt.; Blumea 21: 301 (1973) Pneumatopteris sogerensis (Gepp) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 315 (1973) Pneumatopteris stokesii (E. Brown ex E. Brown & F. Brown) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 302 (1973) Pneumatopteris subappendiculata (Copel.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 303 (1973) Pneumatopteris subpennigera (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 304 (1973) Pneumatopteris sumbawensis (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 323 (1973) Pneumatopteris superba (Brause) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 303 (1973) Pneumatopteris tobaica Holtt.; Blumea 21: 316 (1973) Pneumatopteris transversaria (Brackenr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 319 (1973) Pneumatopteris truncata (Poiret) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 314 (1973) Pneumatopteris unita (Kunze) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 304 (1973) Pneumatopteris usambarensis Holtt.; Blumea 21: 312 (1973) Pneumatopteris vaupelii (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 317 (1973) Pneumatopteris venulosa (Kuntze) Holtt.; Blumea 21: 315 (1973) Pneumatopteris versteeghii Holtt.; Blumea 21: 321 (1973) Pneumatopteris walkeri Holtt.; Blumea 21: 323 (1973) Pneumatopteris x varievenulosa (Viane) comb. ined. Remarks: Thelypteris afra x hispidula
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