Adiantum formosum R.Br.

  • Family : PTERIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PTERIDACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Adiantum capillus-veneris L.
  • Comments / notes : Widely cultivated World-wide for the great beauty of its large pentagonal fronds
  • Collector(s) Name : F. M. Jarrett
  • Collection Nos : FMJ 651
  • Collection Locality : Nilgiri hills, Tamil Nadu
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : The Nilgiri district
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, C.R, Gandhi K.N, Kholia B.S, Benniamin A.2017. An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes Part-1 (Lycopodiaceae to Thelypteridaceae); Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. formosum. Downloaded on 25 September 2022.

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