Taxon profile


Alpine Woodsia
Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Woodsiaceae »  genus Woodsia - cliff fern

Scientific synonyms

Acrostichum alpinum Bolton
Woodsia ilvensis subsp. alpina (Bolton) Asch.
Woodsia ilvensis var. alpina (Bolton) Watt
Polypodium arvonicum Withering
Woodsia alpina var. bellii Lawson
Woodsia bellii (Lawson) A.E. Porsild
Woodsia glabella var. bellii (Lawson) Lawson
Woodsia himalaica Ching & S. K. Wu
Acrostichum hyperboreum Liljeblad
Woodsia hyperborea (Liljeblad) R. Brown

Other names

= Northern Woodsia

Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czechia, Iceland

* List of countries might not be complete


Links and literature

CZ EN Pladias [Woodsia alpina]

Pladias [] [as Woodsia alpina]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2020
CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Woodsia alpina (Bolton) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019

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