Adiantum capillus-veneris L.

  • Family : PTERIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Pteridaceae
  • Species : Adiantum capillus-veneris
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Adiantum capillus-veneris L
  • Common name : Ray-fern, Maidenhair Fern, Venus hair and Southern Maiden hair
  • Collection Nos : CS9362
  • Collector(s) Name : Saldanha, C.J.
  • Collection Date : 27/12/16
  • Collection Locality : Yercaud Hills, Salem district, Tamil Nadu
  • Habit : Herb-Terrestrial
  • Comments : Common in wide range of habitats- on old walls, rocky crevices, moist places, etc.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Yercaud Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Odisha State
  • World Distribution : Cosmopolitan
  • 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. capillus-veneris. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.



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