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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America, Turkey to Tropical & Subtropical Asia, Hawaiian Islands, Gough Island. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders and as an ornamental plant.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 350 - 3600 m.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Morphology General Habit
Herb.

[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

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[UPB]
Use Environmental Ornamentals
Live plant (in situ) - Ornamental (Galvis & Morales 2010).
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).

Native to:

Argentina Northwest, Assam, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Galápagos, Guatemala, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Panamá, Peru, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tibet, Tristan da Cunha, Turkey, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zimbabwe

Spanish
Helecho.

Dryopteris wallichiana (Spreng.) Hyl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5648], Peru K000200347
Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5648?], Peru K000200348
Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5648], Ecuador K000200349
Jan 1, 2003 Spruce, R. [5648], Ecuador K000200350
Mar 5, 1984 Fuchs, H.P. [21471], Malaysia K000672866
Mar 5, 1984 Fuchs, H.P. [21471], Malaysia K000672867
Mar 5, 1984 Fuchs, H.P. [21480], Malaysia K000672868
Mar 5, 1984 Fuchs, H.P. [21480], Malaysia K000672869
Jan 4, 1980 Jermy, A.C. [7305], Indonesia K000672873
Oct 10, 1979 Wallich, N. [1340], Nepal K001080885
Clemens, J. [33753], Malaysia K000672875
Jacobs, M. [7260], Philippines K000699414
Chew, W.L. [918], Malaysia K000672874
Parris, B.S. [11573], Malaysia K000672876
Parris, B.S. [11573], Malaysia K000672877
Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000672871
Wallich, N. [340], Nepal K001080879
Wallich, N. [320], Nepal K001080886
Wallich, N. [240], Nepal K001080887
Wallich, N. [s.n.] K001080888
Raciborski, M. [s.n.], Indonesia K000672878
Mousset, J.P. [63], Indonesia K000672872
Bünnemeyer, H.A.B. [11963], Indonesia K000672864
Bünnemeyer, H.A.B. [11963], Indonesia K000672865
Bünnemeyer, H.A.B. [12326], Indonesia K000672870
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 373], Nepal Aspidium wallichianum K001109911
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 373], Nepal Aspidium wallichianum K001109913
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 373] Aspidium wallichianum K001109914

First published in Bot. Not. 1953: 352 (1953)

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

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
  • Galvis-Rueda, M., Morales, M.E. (2010). Páramos de Boyacá, Flora representativa. (1st ed.). Tunja Corporación Autónoma Regional de Boyacá.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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ColPlantA database
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