Pyrrosia adnascens (Sw.) Ching

  • Family (as per The APG System III) : POLYPODIACEAE
  • Basionym : Polypodium adnascens Sw.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pyrrosia adnascens (Sw.) Ching
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic
  • Comments / notes : Often clinging to the surface of mossy rocks and tree trunks.
  • Fertile : June-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : West Godavari district, Srikakulam district
    • Odisha : Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Angul district, Nayagarh district, Ganjam district
  • World Distribution : India, Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Malay Peninsula, China, Tonkin, Formosa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : 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 et al. 1986. Flora of West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India; 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. adnascens. Downloaded on 25 September 2022.

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