Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R.Br.

  • Family : LYGODIACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lygodiaceae
  • Species : Lygodium microphyllum
  • Synonym : Lygodium scandens (L.) Sw.
  • Basionym : Ugena microphylla Cav.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R.Br.
  • Habit : Climbing fern
  • Fertile : November-December
  • Comments : Occasional in damp places of forests.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : West Godavari district, Srikakulam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Sundergarh district, Angul district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district) (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Andaman & Nicobar Islands (India), Malesia, Sri Lanka, Africa to Polynesia and Australia
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. 2008. Taxonomic revision of Indian subcontinental Pteridophytes; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. .
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. microphyllum. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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