Thelypteris torresiana (Gaudich.) Alston

 
  • Family : Thelypteridaceae
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : THELYPTERIDACEAE
  • Basionym : Polystichum torresianum Gaudich.
  • Synonym(s) : Macrothelypteris torresiana (Gaudich.) Ching
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Macrothelypteris torresiana (Gaudich.) Ching
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Comments / notes : Fairly common in partial shade in upper Ghats.
  • Fertile : September-October
  • Collector(s) Name : F. M. Jarrett, C. J. Saldanha & T.P.Ramamoorthy; F.M.Jarrett & T.P.Ramamoorthy; PK Rajagopal
  • Collection Date : 14/01/90
  • Collection Nos : HFP 953, HFP 976; PKR 195
  • Collection Locality : Hassan; Madikere, Kodagu dist.
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Kodagu district, Shimoga district
    • Odisha : Koraput district, Kalahandi district
  • Native : Paleotropics
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008; Rajagopal & Bhat, Pteridophytic flora of Karnataka State- 1998; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4
  • 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=Thelypteris torresiana. Downloaded on 21 October 2019.

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