Pellaea - Sinopteridaceae

Pellaea dura (Willd.) Hook. var. holstii (Hieron.) Schelpe

 

 

 

 

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Description

See Pellaea dura var. dura. Lamina and undersurface of the rhachis pilose; basal pinnae tripinnulate.

Notes

Verdcourt in F.T.E.A. does not differentiate this variety from the typical P. dura.

Derivation

Habitat

Distribution worldwide

Distribution in Africa

Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea (incl. Bioko), Gabon, Tanzania , Zambia.

Growth form

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Literature

  • Roux, J.P. (2009) Synopsis of the Lycopodiophyta and Pteridophyta of Africa, Madagascar and neighbouring islands. Strelitzia 23, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria. Page 190.
  • Verdcourt, B. (2002) Adiantaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa, Pages 14 - 15. Note under Pellaea dura var. dura
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