Family Grammitidaceae, genus Xiphopteris;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Xiphopteris, 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, helechos, fougeres, 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
055.0000 Family Grammitidaceae (Presl) Ching; Sunyatsenia 5: 264 (1940)
		Statistics: 18 genera, 561-591 spp. 
		[632 species and 2 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Polypodiaceae Tribus Grammitideae Presl; Tent. Pterid. 205 (1836) 

055.0009 Xiphopteris Kaulfuss; Berl. Jahrb. Pharm. 21: 35 (1820) Statistics: 15-20 spp. (s. str.) tropical Asia, tropical America, E-Asia, tropical Africa, Hawaii [24 species listed]. Many listed species belong probably in other genera, Xiphopteris used to be taken in a much broader sense Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Grammitis sect. Xiphopteris (Kaulf.) Presl; Tent. Pterid. 208 (1836) Xiphopteris albobrunnea (Baker) Schelpe; Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 7 (1969) Xiphopteris alternidens (Ces.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris antipodalis Copel.; Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 18: 224 (1942) Xiphopteris apoensis (Copel.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris ascensionensis (Hieron.) Cronk; Biol. Conservation 17(3): 208 (1980) Xiphopteris bryophylla (Alderw.) Parris; Fern Gaz. 12(2): 119 (1980) Xiphopteris cornigera (Bak. in Hook. & Bak.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris exilis Parris; Kew Bull. 41(3): 503 (1986) Xiphopteris glanduloso-pilosa (Brause) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris govidjoaensis (Brause) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris hecistophylla (Copel.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris hieronymusii (C. Chr.) Holtt.; Rev. Fl. Mal. 2: 218. f.118 (1955) Xiphopteris khaoluangensis Tag. & Iwatsuki; Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 23: 177, f. 14 (1969) Xiphopteris killipii Copel.; Amer. Fern Journ. 42: 105. t.10 (1952) Xiphopteris luetzelburgii (Rosenstock) Brade; Sellowia 18: 77, t. 1 (1966) Xiphopteris mortonii Copel.; Amer. Fern Journ. 42: 97. t.8 (1952) Xiphopteris murudensis (Copel.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris musgraviana (Baker) Parris; Kew Bull. 41(1): 69 (1986) Xiphopteris nudicarpa (P.M. Zamora & Co) Parris; Parris, R.S.Beaman & Beaman, Pl. Mt. Kinabalu, 1. Ferns & Fern Allies: 77 (1992) Xiphopteris setulifera (Alderw.) Parris; Kew Bull. 41(1): 69 (1986) Xiphopteris sikkimensis (Hieron.) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris sparsipilosa (Holtt.) Holtt.; Rev. Fl. Mal. 2: 219. f.119 (1955) Xiphopteris subpinnatifida (Blume) Copel.; Gen. Fil. 215 (1947) Xiphopteris zenkeri (Hieron.) Schelpe; Contrib. Bolus Herb. 1: 12 (1969)
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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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