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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Yunnan) to Japan (Yakushima) and New Guinea.

Native to:

Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, Hainan, Japan, Malaya, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Dryopteris polita Rosenst. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 1, 2006 Diwol, S. [s.n.], Malaysia K000672042
Jul 24, 1995 Clemens, J. [29057], Malaysia K000656849
Jul 24, 1995 Clemens, J. [27976], Malaysia K000672043
Dec 12, 1958 Lörzing, J.A. [15959], Indonesia K000672044
Carr, C.E. [13248], Papua New Guinea K000689808
Carr, C.E. [14560], Papua New Guinea K000689809
Carr, C.E. [14561], Papua New Guinea K000689810
Carr, C.E. [13386], Papua New Guinea K000689811
Holttum, R.E. [SFN25387], Indonesia K000672045
Gawi, M. [21], Papua New Guinea K000689807
Gideon, O. [012], Papua New Guinea K000689806

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 13: 218 (1914)

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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0