Taxon profile


Hard Shield-fern
Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Dryopteridaceae »  genus Polystichum - hollyfern

Scientific synonyms

Aspidium aculeatum (L.) Sw.
Aspidium aculeatum var. angulare (Willd.) Baker
Aspidium angulare Willd.
Aspidium lobatum (Huds.) Sw.
Polypodium aculeatum L.
Polypodium lobatum Huds.
Polystichum lobatum (Huds.) Chevall.

Other names

= Hard Shield Fern


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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