Family Psilotaceae, genus Tmesipteris;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Tmesipteris, 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.

006.000 Order Psilotales
		Statistics: 2 families, 6 genera, 121-124 species [129 species and 6 hybrids listed]
		= Order Ophioglossales

006.0000 Family Psilotaceae Kanitz; Növény Att. 43 (1887)
		Statistics: 2 genera, 14-15 spp. [15 species and 1 hybrid listed]
		= Tmesipteridaceae Nakai; Ord. Fam. Trib. Nov. 206 (1943)

006.0002 Tmesipteris Sw.; J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 131 (1802) Statistics: 12-13 spp. SE-Asia, Australasia, New Zealand, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Philippines, east to Marquesas Isl., Tahiti [13 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 Tmesipteris elongata Dangeard; Le Botaniste 2: 213 (1890-91) Tmesipteris lanceolata Dangeard; Le Botaniste 2: 214 (1890-91) Tmesipteris norfolkensis P.S.Green; J. Arnold Arbor. 67(1): 109 (1986) Tmesipteris obliqua R.J.Chinnock; Muelleria 8(1): 60 (1993) Tmesipteris oblongifolia A.F.Braithw.; Fern Gaz. 13(2): 93 (1986) Tmesipteris ovata Wakef.; Victorian Naturalist 60: 143 (1944) Tmesipteris parva Wakef.; Victorian Naturalist 60: 143 (1944) Tmesipteris sigmatifolia Chinnock; New Zealand J. Bot. 13: 764 (1975) Tmesipteris solomonensis Braithwaite; Brit. Fern Gaz. 10: 302 (1973) Tmesipteris tannensis (Spreng.) Bernh.; Schrad. J. Bot. (1800) 2, 131, t. 2 (1801) Tmesipteris truncata (R. Br.) Desv.; Prodr. 6: 192 (1827) Tmesipteris vanuatensis A.F. Braithw.; Fern Gaz. 13(2): 94 (1986) Tmesipteris vieillardii Dangeard; Le Botaniste 2: 212 (1890-91)
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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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