Taxon profile


Microlepia C. Presl

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Dennstaedtiaceae

Scientific synonyms

Fuziifilix Nakai & Momose
Scyphofilix Thouars
Scypholepia J. Sm.
Scyphopteris Raf.

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Microlepia fadenii Pichi-Serm.
species Microlepia jamaicensis (Hook.) Fée
species Microlepia mauiensis W.H. Wagner - Maui Fern
species Microlepia setosa (Sm.) Alston
species Microlepia speluncae (L.) T. Moore - Limpleaf Fern
species Microlepia strigosa (Thunb.) K. Presl - Palapalai

Microlepia strigosa

species Microlepia trapeziformis (Roxb.) Kuhn

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1307718]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Microlepia K.B. Presl, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN Novikoff A., Barabasz-Krasny B. (2015): System of Embryophytes [], Plant Systematics: 23-63. Liga-Pres [as Microlepia C. Presl]
Data retrieved on: 4 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Microlepia C. Presl]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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