Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Central America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá

Elaphoglossum lonchophyllum (Fée) T.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 1, 1991 Bourgeau, M. [2888], Mexico K000590602

First published in Index Fil.: 11 (1857)

Accepted by

  • Matos, F.B., Labiak, P.H. & Moran, R.C. (2019). The decursivum group of Elaphoglossum sect. Polytrichia (Dryopteridaceae): non-subulate species nested in an otherwise subulate-scaled clade Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 104: 400-428. MBG press.
  • Reyes-Chávez, J., Tarvin, S. & Batke, S.P. (2021). Ferns and Lycophytes of Honduras: A new annotated checklist Phytotaxa 506: 1-113.
  • 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

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., S.R. Gradstein & M. Celis (eds.). 2019. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Matos, F.B., Labiak, P.H. & Moran, R.C. (2019). The decursivum group of Elaphoglossum sect. Polytrichia (Dryopteridaceae): non-subulate species nested in an otherwise subulate-scaled clade Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 104: 400-428. MBG press.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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