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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia

Introduced into:

Dominican Republic, Guyana, Haiti, Venezuela

Lygodium flexuosum (L.) Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 2005 Gay, H.J. [310], Papua New Guinea K000407803
Dec 1, 2005 Kairo, A. [627], Papua New Guinea K000407805
Dec 1, 2005 Gay, H.J. [309], Papua New Guinea K000407804
Jul 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [60], Brunei K000375110
Jul 1, 2005 Ichlas, Dj. [126], Indonesia K000375115
Jul 1, 2005 Kalat, A. [60], Brunei K000375109
Jan 1, 1998 Elbert, J. [2010], Indonesia K000422312
Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409141
Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409143
Jan 1, 1998 Creagh, C.V. [s.n.], Malaysia K000422322
Jan 1, 1998 Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K001057827 holotype
Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409144
Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409142
Jan 1, 1998 Clarke, C.B. [42331], Manipur K001057831 holotype
Jan 1, 1998 Gebo, A. [99], Papua New Guinea K000443970
Jan 1, 1998 Brown, R. [116], Northern Territory K001057828
Jan 1, 1998 Ellen, R.F. [20], Indonesia K000422329
Jan 1, 1998 Anonymous [s.n.], Philippines K000516910
Jan 1, 1998 Edwards, P.J. [1650], Malaysia K000409140
Mar 24, 1982 Rau, K. [201], Papua New Guinea K000443966
Aug 1, 1981 Posile, D. [60], Papua New Guinea K000443971
Aug 1, 1981 Gerawa, J. [80], Papua New Guinea K000443969
Aug 1, 1981 Pokihian, M. [58], Papua New Guinea K000443968
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [175], Indonesia K000422280
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [135], Indonesia K000422278
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [175], Indonesia K000422279
Aug 1, 1970 Abbe, L.B. [10158], Singapore K000409146
Nov 25, 1969 Sijde, H.A.v.d. [4144], Indonesia K000443973
Mar 1, 1961 Ernst, A. [451], Indonesia K000422313
Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M503], Philippines K000443312
Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M503], Philippines K000443313
Jul 6, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [M270], Philippines K000443314
Aug 12, 1958 Hallier, J.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422287
Aug 12, 1958 Anonymous [575], Indonesia K000422291
Aug 12, 1958 Clemens, M.S. [9485], Malaysia K000422328
Aug 12, 1958 Whitford, H.N. [525], Philippines K000443318
Aug 12, 1958 McGregor, R.C. [14280], Philippines K000443319
Aug 12, 1958 Elmer, A.D.E. [6740], Philippines K000443411
Aug 12, 1958 Weber, C.M. [1465], Philippines K000443416
Aug 12, 1958 Elmer, A.D.E. [10090], Philippines K000443418
Aug 12, 1958 Merrill, E.D. [440], Philippines K000443420
Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409245
Aug 12, 1958 Cuming, H. [44], Philippines K000443407
Aug 12, 1958 Ramos, M. [22288], Philippines K000443316
Aug 12, 1958 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000409247
Aug 12, 1958 Carr, C.E. [11172], Papua New Guinea K000443975
Aug 12, 1958 Borden, T.E. [2025], Philippines K000443317
Aug 12, 1958 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [12501], Indonesia K000422413
Aug 12, 1958 Schiffner, V.F. [828], Indonesia K000422290
Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422286
Aug 12, 1958 Topping, D.L. [530], Philippines K000443412
Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422289
Aug 12, 1958 Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422317
Aug 12, 1958 Merrill, E.D. [347], Philippines K000443320
Aug 12, 1958 Williams, R.S. [66], Philippines K000443408
Aug 12, 1958 Micholitz, W. [s.n.], Philippines K000443410
Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409149
Aug 12, 1958 Copeland, E.B. [771], Philippines K000443417
Aug 12, 1958 Zollinger, H. [169], Indonesia K000422292
Aug 12, 1958 Vore, de [57], Philippines K000443419
Aug 12, 1958 Mackay, H.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422288
Aug 12, 1958 Copeland, E.B. [86], Philippines K000443421
Aug 12, 1958 Hose, E.S. [5024], Malaysia K000409244
Aug 12, 1958 Meyer, R. [2220], Philippines K000443409
Feb 1, 1958 Zollinger, H. [575], Indonesia K000422285
Feb 1, 1958 Vidal y Soler, S. [4027], Philippines K000443321
Jan 1, 1958 Norris, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000409264
Jan 1, 1958 Carr, C.E. [11342], Papua New Guinea K000443974
Jan 1, 1958 Albertis, L.M.d' [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000443972
Jan 1, 1958 Hoogland, R.D. [3547], Papua New Guinea K000443976
Jan 1, 1927 Rant, A. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422277
May 8, 1921 Bamler, G. [29], Papua New Guinea K000443967
Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360517
Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360519
Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360520
Mousset, J.P. [317], Indonesia K000422281
Parris, B.S. [7081], Malaysia K000422321
Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422323
Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422326
Soon, S.P. [SAN81802], Malaysia K000422327
Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422415
Ash, C.P.J. [9], Papua New Guinea K000443964
Piggott, A.G. [1601], Malaysia K000409145
Anonymous [188], Malaysia K000409147
Lörzing, J.A. [13028], Indonesia K000422275
Mousset, J.P. [317], Indonesia K000422276
Edaño, G. [35881], Philippines K000443413
Poore, M.E.D. [000630], Malaysia K000409148
Piggott, A.G. [1833], Malaysia K000409246
Parris, B.S. [10482], Malaysia K000409248
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421292
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421293
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421295
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421296
Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427667
Idjan [374], Indonesia K000422422
Iwatsuki, k. [P1112], Philippines K000443315
Sulit, M.D. [35796], Philippines K000443415
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422284
Giesen, W. [35], Indonesia K000422316
Parris, B.S. [7089], Malaysia K000422319
Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422324
Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422417
Parris, B.S. [7089], Malaysia K000422320
Clarke, C.B. [42331], Manipur K001057830
Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422418
Sulit, M.D. [35796], Philippines K000443414
Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422414
Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427665
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421298
Gardette, E. [419], Indonesia K000427666
Johns, R.J. [NGF47294], Papua New Guinea K000443965
Iwatsuki, k. [B184], Indonesia K000422318
Gardette, E. [459], Indonesia K000427657
Comber, H.F. [4082], Malaysia K000422325
Giesen, W. [36], Indonesia K000422315
Gardette, E. [459], Indonesia K000427656
Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360521
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422283
Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422419
Kostermans, A.J.G.H. [18033], Indonesia K000422314
Holttum, R.E. [s.n.], Indonesia K000422282
Kato, M. [C5959], Indonesia K000422421
Kato, M. [C13283], Indonesia K000422416
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421297
Iwatsuki, k. [S422], Indonesia K000422274
Awmack, C.S. [338], Indonesia K000360518
Kato, M. [C7794], Indonesia K000422420
Gardette, E. [319], Indonesia K000421294
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2200], Malaysia Lygodium pubescens K001115401
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109451
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109454
s.coll. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109457
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109446
s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109459
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109450
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Nepal Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109448
Smith, M.R. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109456
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109452
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109445
s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109461
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109449
s.coll. [Cat. no. 175], India Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109458
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109455
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 175], Myanmar Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109453
s.coll. [Cat. no. 175] Lygodium semibipinnatum K001109460

First published in J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 106 (1801)

Accepted by

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Loc, P.K. & al. (2019). A checklist of pteridophytes collected on Cham Chu mountains and adjacent sites Journal of Biology. Hanoi, Vietnam 41: 75-89.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2018). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 2: 1-573. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

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