Tectaria polymorpha (Wall. ex Hook.) Copel.

  • Family (as per The APG System III) : TECTARIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Tectaria polymorpha (Wall. ex Hook.) Copel.
  • Key identification features : Rhizome horizontal with fronds arising from slightly apart. Fertile fronds usually taller and more erect than the sterile
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, China, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, C.R, Gandhi K.N, Kholia B.S, Benniamin A.. An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes Part-2 unpublished; Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008.
  • 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=Tectaria polymorpha. Downloaded on 10 April 2021.

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