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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Old World.
Pteris vittata

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Colombia

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Azores, Baleares, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Botswana, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Comoros, Cyprus, Djibouti, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Free State, Ghana, Greece, Gulf of Guinea Is., India, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, Kriti, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Libya, Madagascar, Madeira, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicobar Is., Northern Provinces, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Queensland, Rwanda, Réunion, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Socotra, Solomon Is., Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Tonga, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belgium, California, Caroline Is., Colombia, District of Columbia, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Great Britain, Hawaii, Honduras, Hungary, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Marianas, Mexico Northeast, Mississippi, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Suriname, Texas, Uruguay, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Pteris vittata L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 17, 2007 Snow, N. [16331], Philippines K000519005
Mar 1, 2007 Grimes, J.W. [1535], Indonesia K000474952
Mar 1, 2007 Grimes, J.W. [1535], Indonesia K000474953
Mar 1, 2007 Grimes, J.W. [1107], Indonesia K000474954
Mar 1, 2007 Grimes, J.W. [1107], Indonesia K000474955
Sep 1, 2004 Sinaga, N.I. [1230], Indonesia K000473656
May 2, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6688], Indonesia K000474355
May 2, 1997 Sands, M.J.S. [6688], Indonesia K000474356
May 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7876], Indonesia K000474353
May 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7876], Indonesia K000474352
May 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7876], Indonesia K000474354
Jan 1, 1991 Native Collector [160], Malaysia K000451680
Jan 1, 1991 Native Collector [160], Malaysia K000451681
Jan 1, 1991 Holttum, R.E. [66], Papua New Guinea K000474369
Jan 1, 1991 Native Collector [160], Malaysia K000451679
Jan 1, 1991 Merrill, E.D. [167], Philippines K000448980
Jul 22, 1987 Du Puy, D.J. [CI 5], Christmas I. K000451656
Jan 1, 1985 Beaman, J.H. [9680], Malaysia K000445239
Jul 1, 1983 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia K000444317
Jul 1, 1983 Motley, J. [156], Malaysia K000537983
Jul 1, 1983 Griffith, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000444321
Jul 1, 1983 Ridley, H.N. [8145], Malaysia K000444323
Jul 1, 1983 Nur, M. [12123], Malaysia K000444324
Jul 1, 1983 Ridley, H.N. [7079], Malaysia K000444322
Jul 1, 1983 Dalhousie, C. [s.n.], Malaysia K000444319
Jul 1, 1983 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Malaysia K000537982
Jul 1, 1983 Maingay, A.C. [1765], Malaysia K000444318
Feb 25, 1982 Bamler, M.G. [60], Papua New Guinea K000474373
Feb 25, 1982 Fitzgerald, W. [6], Papua New Guinea K000492090
Feb 25, 1982 Womersley, J.S. [5066], Papua New Guinea K000492091
Feb 25, 1982 Streimann, H. [LAE52783], Papua New Guinea K000474374
Feb 25, 1982 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Indonesia K000474359
Feb 24, 1982 Broome, E. [19], Papua New Guinea K000492086
Feb 24, 1982 Broome, E. [19], Papua New Guinea K000492087
Feb 24, 1982 Anonymous [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000492088
Mar 1, 1975 Anonymous [18], Indonesia K000451660
Jan 1, 1975 Piggott, A.G. [1220], Malaysia K000444311
Jan 1, 1975 Piggott, A.G. [1221], Malaysia K000444320
Jan 1, 1975 Soenarko, S. [268], Indonesia K000445245
Feb 17, 1972 Ellen, R.F. [31], Indonesia K000445258
May 1, 1966 Holttum, R.E. [62], Papua New Guinea K000474370
Jan 1, 1965 Køie, M. [1725], Papua New Guinea K000492099
Jan 1, 1965 Dissing, H. [2540], Papua New Guinea K000492101
Jan 1, 1965 Køie, M. [1564], Papua New Guinea K000492100
Jul 7, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [s.n.], Philippines K000448968
Jul 7, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [s.n.], Philippines K000448969
Jul 7, 1959 Quisumbing, E. [s.n.], Philippines K000448967
Aug 1, 1958 Jaag, O. [265], Indonesia K000451673
Jan 1, 1958 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [3072], Indonesia K000451663
Oct 1, 1953 Baumann [s.n.], Senegal K000812099
Feb 1, 1941 Schiffner, V.F. [P121], Indonesia K000451662
Mar 1, 1939 Buwalda, P. [4830], Indonesia K000474358
Jan 1, 1929 Endert, F.H. [5388], Indonesia K000451678
Ernst, A. [1106], Malaysia K000444313
Abdullah, A.S.bin [115], Malaysia K000444315
Piggott, A.G. [1411], Malaysia K000444327
Piggott, A.G. [2051], Malaysia K000444329
Gaudichaud-Beaupré, C. [s.n.], Singapore K000444331
Joncheere, G.J.de [1640], Indonesia K000445249
Iwatsuki, k. [1587], Indonesia K000451655
Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000451666
Vriese, W.H.de [450], Indonesia K000451671
Powell, D.A. [293], Christmas I. K000451672
Comber, H.F. [4105], Malaysia K000451674
Bamler, Mrs. [156], Borneo K000451676
Parris, B.S. [7096], Malaysia K000451682
Hose, G.F. [s.n.], Malaysia K000445236
Parris, B.S. [10703], Malaysia K000445238
Venning, F.E.W. [110], Malaysia K000444306
Edwards, P.J. [2049], Malaysia K000445242
Merrill, E.D. [52], Philippines K000448973
Vidal y Soler, S. [1867], Philippines K000448978
Iwatsuki, k. [P1110], Philippines K000448982
McGregor, R.C. [41461], Philippines K000448984
Moseley, H.N. [s.n.], Philippines K000475412
Wallich, N. [112] K000451652
Parris, B.S. [7796], Papua New Guinea K000474360
Parris, B.S. [7797], Papua New Guinea K000474361
Parris, B.S. [4009], Papua New Guinea K000474362
Streimann, H. [NGF44499], Papua New Guinea K000474363
Streimann, H. [NGF47870], Papua New Guinea K000474365
Holttum, R.E. [119], Papua New Guinea K000474368
Johns, R.J. [8315], Indonesia K000474350
Johns, R.J. [8315], Indonesia K000474351
Unkau, C. [084], Papua New Guinea K000492089
Brass, L.J. [27608], Papua New Guinea K000492093
Croft, J.R. [2058], Papua New Guinea K000492094
Croft, J.R. [2058], Papua New Guinea K000492095
Elmer, A.D.E. [22282], Philippines K000448971
Kato, M. [C4779], Indonesia K000445256
Parris, B.S. [10456], Malaysia K000444308
Edwards, P.J. [2049], Malaysia K000445243
Wace, N.M. [8603481], Christmas I. K000451659
Kato, M. [C7433], Indonesia K000445253
Darbyshire, P.J. [769], Papua New Guinea K000492092
Hennipman, E. [5892], Indonesia K000445248
Wace, N.M. [8603481], Christmas I. K000451658
Croft, J.R. [1248], Papua New Guinea K000492096
Cuming, H. [6], Philippines K000448966
Kato, M. [C4779], Indonesia K000445255
Elmer, A.D.E. [18090], Philippines K000448976
Holttum, R.E. [119], Papua New Guinea K000474367
Hennipman, E. [5717], Indonesia K000445251
Venning, F.E.W. [110], Malaysia K000444307
Cuming, H. [6], Philippines K000448979
Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Philippines K000448983
Cope, T.A. [RBG 571], Great Britain K000914602
Clemens, M.S. [9637], Malaysia K000445241
Piggott, A.G. [2010], Malaysia K000444326
Parris, B.S. [10538], Malaysia K000444309
Vore de [202], Philippines K000475413
Iwatsuki, k. [P1110], Philippines K000448981
Pleyte, D.R. [812], Indonesia K000474357
Piggott, A.G. [2051], Malaysia K000444330
Kato, M. [B5493], Indonesia K000451677
Ernst, A. [s.n.], Malaysia K000444316
Topping, D.L. [555], Philippines K000448972
Hennipman, E. [5892], Indonesia K000445247
Idjan [4], Indonesia K000445257
Elmer, A.D.E. [18090], Philippines K000448975
Conklin, H.C. [893], Philippines K000448977
Croft, J.R. [840A], Papua New Guinea K000474364
Elmer, A.D.E. [6418], Philippines K000448974
Croft, J.R. [LAE68325], Papua New Guinea K000492098
Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000451670
Parris, B.S. [10703], Malaysia K000445237
Harris, W. [8882], Jamaica K000589357 paratype
Parris, B.S. [11030], Indonesia K000445254
Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000451665
Comber, H.F. [4105], Malaysia K000451675
Kato, M. [C7433], Indonesia K000445252
Anderson, J.A.R. [7798], Malaysia K000445235
Hilleshög, S.M. [F17], Philippines K000475414
Croft, J.R. [1248], Papua New Guinea K000492097
Sinaga, N.I. [558], Indonesia K000475345
McGregor, R.C. [41452], Philippines K000448985
Edwards, P.J. [2049], Malaysia K000445244
Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia K000451668
Clemens, J. [20755], Malaysia K000451683
Holttum, R.E. [31282], Malaysia K000444312
Piggott, A.G. [2010], Malaysia K000444325
Clemens, J. [20755], Malaysia K000451684
Edaño, G.E. [16597], Philippines K000448970
Darnaedi, D. [1859], Indonesia K000445246
Strachey, R. [4], India K000812098
Millett, C. [67], Indonesia K000451661
Yapp, R.H. [159], Malaysia K000444310
Stevens, P.F. [LAE50108], Papua New Guinea K000474376
Womersley, J.S. [NGF7865], Papua New Guinea K000474372
Croft, J.R. [237], Papua New Guinea K000492103
Kamau [646], Kenya K000696602
Meijer, W. [41039], Malaysia K000445240
Mitchell, B.A. [8412662], Christmas I. K000451657
Croft, J.R. [237], Papua New Guinea K000492102
Piggott, A.G. [1411], Malaysia K000444328
Beccari, O. [583], Indonesia K000451653
Iwatsuki, k. [685], Indonesia K000451654
Zollinger, H. [936], Indonesia K000451667
Vandenberg, J. [NGF42382], Papua New Guinea K000474375
Kirk, Dr. [s.n.], Comoros K000812101
Croft, J.R. [840B], Papua New Guinea K000474366
Molesworth Allen, B.E.G. [2416], Indonesia K000451664
Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia K000451669
Croft, J.R. [1697], Papua New Guinea K000474371
Sinaga, N.I. [558], Indonesia K000475346
Abdullah, A.S.bin [117], Malaysia K000444314
Hennipman, E. [5717], Indonesia K000445250

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1074 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & Kandel, D.R. (2019). Ferns and Fern-Allies of Nepal 2: 1-446. Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Environment, Department of Plant Resources.
  • 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.
  • Güner, A. (ed.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Florasi (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakfi/Nezahat Gökyigit Botanik Bahçesi, Istambul.
  • 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.
  • Reyes-Chávez, J., Tarvin, S. & Batke, S.P. (2021). Ferns and Lycophytes of Honduras: A new annotated checklist Phytotaxa 506: 1-113.
  • 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.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.
  • Verloove, F. (2019). Manual of the Alien Plants of Belgium http://alienplantsbelgium.be.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Hieron. In Hedwigia 54 : 290 (1914)
  • Sp. Pl. 2 : 1074 (1753)
  • Tard. in Mem. I.F.A.N. 28 : 69, t. 10, fig. 1 (1953).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Reyes-Chávez, J., Tarvin, S. & Batke, S.P. (2021). Ferns and Lycophytes of Honduras: A new annotated checklist Phytotaxa 506: 1-113.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.
  • Verloove, F. (2019). Manual of the Alien Plants of Belgium http://alienplantsbelgium.be.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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