Aleuritopteris bullosa (Kunze) Ching

  • Family : PTERIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : PTERIDACEAE
  • Basionym : Cheilanthes bullosa Kunze
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aleuritopteris bullosa (Kunze) Ching
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Key identification features : Tufted herb on exposed steep rocks along the stream. Fronds white underside
  • Collector(s) Name : F. M. Jarrett & C. J. Saldanha
  • Collection Nos : 17037
  • Collection Locality : Bear shola, Kodaikanal
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : Gudalur Ghat; Palni hills (Dindigul district)
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008; Manickam V.S & Irudayaraj V. (1992)- Pteridophyte flora of W.Ghats, South India
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. bullosa. Downloaded on 13 April 2021.

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