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This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to S. Africa, Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Tristan da Cunha.
Elaphoglossum spatulatum

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Free State, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Réunion, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tristan da Cunha, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Elaphoglossum spatulatum (Bory) T.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2000 Thulin, M. [3207], Tanzania K000824429
Jan 1, 2000 Milne-Redhead, E. [9098], Tanzania K000824433
Jan 1, 2000 Drummond, R.B. [1742], Tanzania K000824430
Jan 1, 1999 Cribb, P. [11396], Tanzania K000727607
Aug 1, 1997 Patel, I.H. [5054], Malawi K000896874
May 18, 1982 Brummitt, R.K. [16276], Malawi K000896878
May 18, 1982 Brummitt, R.K. [15928], Malawi K000896875
Jan 1, 1980 Blackmore, S. [335], Malawi K000896873
Nov 25, 1959 Greenway, P.J. [8670], Tanzania K000824432
Nov 25, 1959 Chase, N.C. [6662], Zimbabwe K000896822
Nov 25, 1959 Last, J.T. [s.n.], Mozambique K000896820
Mabberley, D.J. [701], Tanzania K000824431
Thomas, D.W. [3659A], Tanzania K000727605
Paget-Wilkes, C.F. [817], Tanzania K000824434
Pope, G. [2271], Malawi K000727612
Wild, H. [6192], Malawi K000896877
Brummitt, R.K. [9219], Malawi K000896876
Faden, R.B. [71/74], Kenya K000824428
Schelpe, E. [7035], Mozambique K000896819
Schelpe, E. [7094], Mozambique K000727608
Polhill, R. [1776], Tanzania K000853025
Kornas, J. [1732], Zambia K000727611
Dowsett- Lemaire, F. [1157], Malawi K000896879
Milne-Redhead, E. [4334], Zambia K000896872
Chase, N.C. [7470], Zimbabwe K000896821
Kornas, J. [3424], Zambia K000727610
Lovett, J. [2067], Tanzania K000727604
Bidgood, S. [874], Tanzania K000727606
Drummond, R.B. [6049], Zimbabwe K000727609

First published in Index Fil.: 14 (1857)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
  • Roux, J.P. (2016). The Lycopods and Ferns of Drakensberg and Lesotho: 1-384. Briza academic books, Pretoria, South Africa.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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