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This species is accepted, and its native range is Pakistan to Central & S. China.

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

Dryopteris xanthomelas (Christ) C.Chr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 10, 1979 Clarke, C.B. [30819 A] Dryopteris pulcherrima K001080890 lectotype
Apr 1, 1978 Clarke, C.B. [30989 C] Dryopteris pulcherrima K001080891 syntype
Apr 1, 1978 Clarke, C.B. [31166 B] Dryopteris pulcherrima K001080892 syntype

First published in Index Filic., Suppl. (1906-1912): 41 (1913)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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