Family Trichomanaceae, genus Selenodesmium;
world species list.

By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Selenodesmium, 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, farnkraut, helechos, fougeres.
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
010.0000 Family Trichomanaceae Kunkel; Feddes Repert. 70: 155 (1965)
		Statistics: 5-11 genera, 255-293 spp. [306 species listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

010.0008 Selenodesmium (Prantl) Copeland; Phil. Jour. Sci. 67: 80 (1938) Statistics: 8-9 spp. tropical Old World, Australia, Hawaii [9 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Trichomanes subgen. Selenodesmium Prantl.; Untersuch. Morph. Gefäßkrypt. 1: 53 (1875) Selenodesmium cellulosum (Klotzsch) A.Löve & D.Löve; Taxon 26(2-3): 325 (1977) Selenodesmium dentatum (v.d.Bosch) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sc. 67: 82 (1938) Selenodesmium elongatum (A.Cunn. in Hook.) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sc. 67: 82 (1938) Trivial names: Bristle fern Selenodesmium extravagans (Copel.) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sc. 67: 81 (1938) Selenodesmium guineense (Afzel. ex Sw.) Pichi-Serm.; Webbia 23: 190 (1968) Selenodesmium obscurum (Blume) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sc. 67: 81 (1938) Selenodesmium recurvum Ching & Chiu; Chien & Chun, Fl. Reipubl. Pop. Sin. 2: 356 (1959) Selenodesmium rigidum (Sw.) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sci. 67: 80 (1938) Selenodesmium stylosum (Poir. in Lam.) Copel.; Philip. Journ. Sc. 67: 81 (1938)
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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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