Actiniopteris radiata (Sw.) Link

  • Family : PTERIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Pteridaceae
  • Species : Actiniopteris radiata
  • Synonym : Actiniopteris australis auct. non Link
  • Basionym : Asplenium radiatum Sw.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Actiniopteris radiata (Sw.) Link
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Fertile : November
  • Comments : Common in moist rocky crevices of scrub and deciduous forests.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Throughout Eastern Ghats
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Africa, Mascarene Islands, Persia, Afghanistan
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. 2008. Taxonomic revision of Indian subcontinental Pteridophytes; J.L. Ellis.1990. Flora of Nallamalais Vol-2; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; Rolla Seshagiri Rao et al. 1986. Flora of West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India; Rolla Seshagiri Rao. 1986. Flora of Srikakulam; N. P.Singh. 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka, Vol.2
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. radiata. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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