Taxon profile


Limestone Fern
Gymnocarpium robertianum (Hoffm.) Newman

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Cystopteridaceae »  genus Gymnocarpium - oakfern

Scientific synonyms

Dryopteris robertiana (Hoffmann) C. Christens.
Gymnocarpium dryopteris var. pumilum (DC.) Boivin
Phegopteris robertiana (Hoffm.) F. Braun
Phegopteris robertiana (Hoffm.) Slosson

Other names

= Limestone Oak Fern
= Scented Oakfern


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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 Gymnocarpium robertianum (Hoffm. ) Newman]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Gymnocarpium robertianum (Hoffm.) Newman]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Gymnocarpium robertianum (Hoffm.) Newman]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Gymnocarpium robertianum (Hoffm.) Newman]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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