Microsorum punctatum (L.) Copel.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Polypodiaceae
  • Species : Microsorum punctatum
  • Basionym : Acrostichum punctatum L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Microsorum punctatum (L.) Copel.
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic, Lithophyte
  • Fertile : February-July
  • Comments : Often on tree trunks, wet rock boulders etc.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Balasore district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Keonjhar district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Warmer parts of Asia, Africa, Polynesia, Formosa, South China
  • Literature : Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. 2008. Taxonomic revision of Indian subcontinental Pteridophytes; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1989. The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; 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=Microsorum punctatum. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.


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