Family Gleicheniaceae, genus Stromatopteris;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Stromatopteris, 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.
014.0000 Family Gleicheniaceae (R. Br.) C. Presl; Rel. Haenk. 1: 70 (1825)
		Trivial names: Forking Fern Family
		Statistics: 5 genera, 124-130 spp. [139 species listed]
		= Dicranopteridaceae Ching; Acta Phytotax. Sinica 3: 94 (1954)
		= Gleicheniaceae subfamily Stromatopteridoidae Nakai; Bull. Nat. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 29: 
		32 (1950)
		= Stromatopteridaceae (Nakai) Bierhorst; Phytomorphology 18(2): 263 (1968)

014.0004 Stromatopteris Mettenius; Ann. Sci. Nat. IV 15: 84 (1861) Statistics: 1 sp. New Caledonia [1 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 Stromatopteris moniliformis Mett.; Ann. sc. nat. IV. 15: 84, t. 3 (1861)
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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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