Family Tectariaceae, genus Pteridrys;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Pteridrys, 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, fougeres, helechos, farnkraut.
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
050.000 Order Polypodiales
		Statistics: 9 families, 82 genera, 1996-2140 spp. 
		(2293 species and 31 hybrids listed]
		= Order Davalliales
051.0000 Family Tectariaceae Panigrahi; J. Orissa Bot. Soc. 8(1): 41 (1986)
		Statistics: 17 genera, 527-538 spp. 
		[559 species and 4 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		Remarks: Family used to be included in Dryopteridaceae, 
		but PCR results did show the distinctness.
		= Dennstaedtiaceae subfam. Tectarioideae Holtt. (1947)
		= Tectaria-group sensu Holtt.; Fl. Malesiana 2(2)
		= Tectariaceae Lellinger; Amer. Fern J. 77(3): 102 (1987 publ. 1988) [isonym

051.0001 Pteridrys C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. 5: 125 (1935) Statistics: 10 spp. Sikkim, Sri Lanka, SE-China to Taiwan and New Guinea [10 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Pteridrys C. Chr.; Gardens Bull. S. S. 7. 243 (1934) Pteridrys acutissima Ching ex C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: (1934) Pteridrys australis Ching ex C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: 142 (1934) Pteridrys cnemidaria (Christ) C. Chr. et. Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: 136. t. 12, 18. (8-9), 20 (19) (1934) Pteridrys confertiloba Holtt.; Fl. Males., Ser. II 2(1): 8 (1991) [nom. nov. Pteridrys lofouensis (Christ) C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: 141. t.I9(I4) (1934) Pteridrys microthecia (Fée) C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: 139. t.141 18(I0-11) (1934) Pteridrys nigra Ching & Chu H.Wang; Acta Phytotax. Sin. 19(1): 130 (1981) Pteridrys olivacea (Rosenst.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 126 (1947) Pteridrys syrmatica (Willd.) C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol, Bot. 5: 131. t.119 17 (1934) Pteridrys zeylanica Ching ex C. Chr. & Ching; Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol. Bot. 5: 135. t.20(16-18) (1934)
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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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