Lepisorus scolopendrium Mehra & Bir

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Polypodiaceae
  • Species : Lepisorus scolopendrium
  • Synonym : Lepisorus excavatus (Bory ex Willd.) Ching
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lepisorus scolopendrium Mehra & Bir
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic
  • Fertile : September
  • Comments : L. excavatus (Willd.) Ching is not present in the Indian sub-continent and is mistaken for L. scolopendrium Mehra & Bir. (Fraser-Jenkins, 2008)
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Koraput district, Rayagada district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • 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
  • 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=Lepisorus scolopendrium. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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