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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone to Liberia, Bioko, Cameroon, Malawi to Zimbabwe.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Lomariopsidaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

Ecology
Epiphyte in montane forest; up to 7, 000 ft. alt.

Native to:

Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Liberia, Malawi, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe

Elaphoglossum kuhnii Hieron. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2003 Zapfack, L. [2068], Cameroon K000746294
Aug 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2570], Cameroon K000108973
Aug 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1680], Cameroon K000108868
Sep 1, 2000 Schelpe, E.A.C.L.E. [5647], Zimbabwe K000855550
May 1, 2000 Zapfack, L. [1239], Cameroon K000746812
Sep 1, 1998 Cable, S. [3095], Cameroon K000746820
Feb 26, 1934 Barter [s.n.] K000435745 Unknown type material
Feb 16, 1934 Barter [s.n.] K000435744

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 399 (1911)

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.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Tard. in in Mém. I.F.A.N. 28: 107 (1953).
  • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 46 : 399 (1911)

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