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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.

[FWTA]

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

Ecology
Clumps in drier parts of mangrove swamps and on riverside and mudflats near the coast, rarely inland.

[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:

Andaman Is., Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Central American Pac, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Florida, French Guiana, Gabon, Galápagos, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malaya, Marianas, Mauritius, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Niue, Northern Territory, Panamá, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Réunion, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Society Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tubuai Is., Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., Windward Is., Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Acrostichum aureum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Synge, P.M. [627], Malaysia K000427612
Synge, P.M. [627], Malaysia K000427613
Sands, M.J.S. [3006], Papua New Guinea K000421790
Sands, M.J.S. [3006], Papua New Guinea K000421791
Sands, M.J.S. [3006], Papua New Guinea K000421792
Sands, M.J.S. [3006], Papua New Guinea K000421793
Forman, L.L. [586], Indonesia K000427600
Corner, E.J.H. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000421778
Sayers, C.D. [NGF18074], Papua New Guinea K000421777
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000421770
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000421771
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000421772
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000421773
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000421774
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000475410
Johns, R.J. [8132], Indonesia K000475411
Reynoso, E.J. [PPI7603], Philippines K000427638
Dransfield, J. [SMHI1218], Philippines K000427639
Williams, R.S. [296], Philippines K000427649
Cuming, H. [280], Philippines K000427643
Cuming, H. [280], Philippines K000427646
Cuming, H. [280], Philippines K000427647
Ramos, M. [31499], Philippines K000427640
Elmer, A.D.E. [10294], Philippines K000427644
Elmer, A.D.E. [18161], Philippines K000427648
Merrill, E.D. [57], Philippines K000427645
Croft, J.R. [499], Papua New Guinea K000421782
Croft, J.R. [499], Papua New Guinea K000421783
Croft, J.R. [499], Papua New Guinea K000421784
Croft, J.R. [2096], Papua New Guinea K000421786
Croft, J.R. [2096], Papua New Guinea K000421787
Croft, J.R. [2096], Papua New Guinea K000421788
Croft, J.R. [2096], Papua New Guinea K000421789
Ambriansyah [2383], Indonesia K000427608
Ambriansyah [2383], Indonesia K000427609
Anonymous [s.n.], Indonesia K000427598
Anonymous [142], Indonesia K000427599
Anonymous [s.n.] K000427565
Versteeg, G.M. [1914], Indonesia K000421775
Versteeg, G.M. [1565], Indonesia K000421776
Floyd, A. [5661], Papua New Guinea K000421780
Boden-Kloss, C. [14627], Indonesia K000427588
Said, I.M. [BRUN15908], Brunei K000427614
Said, I.M. [BRUN15908], Brunei K000427615
Lütjeharms, W.J. [5238], Indonesia K000427592
Lütjeharms, W.J. [5238], Indonesia K000427593
Lütjeharms, W.J. [5248], Indonesia K000427594
Lütjeharms, W.J. [5238], Indonesia K000427591
Keith [7223], Malaysia K000490713
Keith [7223], Malaysia K000490714
Keith [7223], Malaysia K000490715
Keith [7223], Malaysia K000490716
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 31] K001109058
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 31] K001109059
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 31] K001109060
Fitzgerald, W.V. [48], Papua New Guinea K000421781
Anonymous. [s.n.], Indonesia K000427601
Anonymous. [2425], Indonesia K000427602
Anonymous. [s.n.], Indonesia K000427604
Iwatsuki, k. [S289], Indonesia K000427595
Murata, G. [B89], Indonesia K000427610
Murata, G. [B89], Indonesia K000427611
Piggot, A.G. [2162], Malaysia K000427574
Piggot, A.G. [2162], Malaysia K000427575
Lörzing, J.A. [11931], Indonesia K000427590
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427566
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427567
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427568
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427569
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427570
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427571
Hose, E.S. [200], Malaysia K000427572
Yapp, R.H. [352], Malaysia K000427573
Hallier, J.G. [s.n.], Indonesia K000427603
Kondo, Y. [38626], Philippines K000427642
Palis, K. [20], Papua New Guinea K000421779
Pulsford, M. [2202], Papua New Guinea K000421785
Pulsford, M. [2202], Papua New Guinea K000421794
Jaman, R. [PL112], Malaysia K000427576
Jaman, R. [PL112], Malaysia K000427577
McDonald, J.A. [3356], Indonesia K000427597
McDonald, J.A. [3356], Indonesia K000427596
Widjaja, E. [6287], Indonesia K000492253
Widjaja, E. [6287], Indonesia K000492254
Widjaja, E. [6287], Indonesia K000492255
Widjaja, E. [6287], Indonesia K000492256
Marche, M. [s.n.], Philippines K000427641
Alderwerelt van Rosenburgh, C.R.W.K. van [38], Indonesia K000427589
s.coll. [Cat. no. 31] K001109061
s.coll. [Cat. no. 31], India K001109062
s.coll. [Cat. no. 31] K001109063
s.coll. [Cat. no. 31], India K001109064
s.coll. [Cat. no. 31] K001109065
Jan 1, 1928 Harris, W. [7158], Jamaica Polystichum dissimulans K000590419 paratype
Ridley, H.N. [14243], Malaysia Hemionitis arifolia K000516831
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia Hemionitis arifolia K000516891
Loher, A. [848], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516895
Cuming, H. [285], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516888
Ramos, M. [4660], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516894
Matthew, C.G. [s.n.], Indonesia Hemionitis arifolia K000516890
Merrill, E.D. [3259], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516892
Copeland, E.B. [45], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516893
Zollinger, H. [2875], Indonesia Hemionitis arifolia K000516889
Vidal y Soler, S. [1894], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516896
Jaman, R. [PL 46], Malaysia Hemionitis arifolia K000516887
Dr. King's Collector. [4174], Malaysia Hemionitis arifolia K000516832
Leiberg, B. [6113], Philippines Hemionitis arifolia K000516897

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1069 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Velázquez Montes, E. (2018). Flora de Guerrero 82: 1-230. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
  • 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.
  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Meyer, J.-Y. (2017). Guide des plantes de Wallis et Futuna: 1-486. Au vent des iles, editions, Tahiti.
  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Tard. Mém. I.F.A.N. 28 : 86 (1953).
  • Ogata Ic. Fil. Jap. 7, t. 301 (1936)
  • Sim F.S.A. 292, t.153 (1915)
  • Hook. Syn. Fil. 423 (1868)
  • Sp. Pl. 2 : 1069 (1753)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.
  • Meyer, J.-Y. (2017). Guide des plantes de Wallis et Futuna: 1-486. Au vent des iles, editions, Tahiti.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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