Microlepia speluncae (L.) T. Moore

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Dennstaedtiaceae
  • Species : Microlepia speluncae
  • Synonym : Microlepia speluncae var. pubescens (Hook.) Sledge
  • Basionym : Polypodium speluncae L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Microlepia speluncae (L.) T. Moore
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0545
  • Collector(s) Name : Arun Singh R, K.R.K Swamy & Navendu Page
  • Collection Date : 27/05/16
  • Collection Locality : Berbera Forest, Khurda district, Odisha State
  • Habitat : Marshland
  • Habit : Herb
  • Fertile : December-February
  • Comments : Occasional creeping among bushes in moist valleys under moderate shade.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Srikakulam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Kalahandi district, Keonjhar district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Berbera Forest (Khurda district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Himalayas, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Malay Islands, Polynesia, Tropical America
  • Literature : Rolla Seshagiri Rao. 1986. Flora of Srikakulam; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Microlepia speluncae. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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