Family Osmundaceae, genus Todea;
world species list.
By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.
A list of the species of the genus Todea, 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.
008.0001 Todea Willd.; Bernhardi, Schrad. J. Bot. 1800(2): 126 (1801)
Statistics: 2 spp. South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea
[2 species listed]
Revision date: 20.07.2001
= Todea Willd.; Schrift. Akad. Erfurt 14 (1802)
Todea barbara (L.) Moore; Ind. CXIX (1857)
Trivial names: King fern, Crape fern
Todea papuana Hennipman; Blumea 16(1): 105, f. 1 (1968)
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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.