Dryopteris cochleata (D. Don) C. Chr.

  • Family (as per The APG System III) : DRYOPTERIDACEAE
  • Basionym : Nephrodium cochleatum D. Don
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dryopteris cochleata (D. Don) C. Chr.
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in Western Ghats along road sides and in forest clearings.
  • Fertile : September-January
  • Collector(s) Name : F. M. Jarrett & T. P. Ramamoorthy
  • Collection Nos : HFP 961
  • Collection Locality : Pullahalli, Hassan
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Srikakulam district
    • Karnataka : Chikamagalur district, Hassan district, Kodagu district, Chamrajnagar district, Shimoga district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Odisha : Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Kalahandi district, Dhenkanal district, Angul district, Sambalpur district, Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district), Gandamardhan Hills (Bargarh district)
  • Native : India, China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008; Rajagopal & Bhat, Pteridophytic flora of Karnataka State- 1998; Manickam V.S & Irudayaraj V. (1992)- Pteridophyte flora of W.Ghats, South India; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1989. The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; Rolla Seshagiri Rao. 1986. Flora of Srikakulam
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Dryopteris cochleata. Downloaded on 18 April 2021.

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