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Group: Fern Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, mid, J, P40

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1069. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Distribution: Martinique
Type Specimens
  • LT: Plumier, Descr. Pl. Amer. t. 7 (1693); ; LT designated by Proctor, Ferns of Jamaica 281 (1985); also designated by Lellinger, Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 98(2): 366 (1985)
  • LT: ; ; LT designated by Proctor, Fl. Lesser Antilles 2: 152 (1977)
  • LT: Clifford Herbarium, 475: Acrostichum 1; ; Chosen by Schelpe (1969); more recently Proctor (1985) specifically chose lectotype, but by Berlin Code art. 8.3 Schelpe's earlier choice, although it states 'type' only, is to be taken as a lectotypification.
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details Conservation Status:
  • G5 - G5 - Global
    • Reference Reference article NatureServe 2016. In NatureServe 2016. NatureServe, Arlington, VA, U.S.A.
    • Conservation System Reference article NatureServe 2016. In NatureServe 2016. NatureServe, Arlington, VA, U.S.A.
Other names for this basionym:
Chrysodium aureum (L.) Mett.
Projects: Antioquia , China , Ecuador , IPCN , Madagascar , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Panama , VPA

Common Names:
  • leather fern (English, United States)
  • lu jue (pinyin, China)
    • Reference article Flora of China Editorial Committee. 2013. Flora of China (Lycopodiaceae through Polypodiaceae). 2–3:. In C. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong (eds.) Fl. China. Science Press & Missouri Botanical Garden Press, Beijing & St. Louis.

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