186.700 Stegnogramma Blume

Crouch, N.R., Klopper, R.R., Burrows, J.E. & Burrows, S.M. (2011) Ferns of Southern Africa, A comprehensive guide Struik Nature

Jacobsen, W.B.G. (1983) The Ferns and Fern Allies of Southern Africa. Butterworths, Durban and Pretoria.

Roux, J.P. (2001) Conspectus of Southern African Pteridophyta. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report 13

Description of the genus

Plants terrestrial or epilithic. Rhizome shortly creeping or erect. Fronds monomorphic, 2-pinnatifid, basal pinnae not or slightly reduced. Veins free, veins of pinnae lobes not meeting below the sinus. Sori linear, exindusiate.

Derivation of name: stegno: covered, gramma: lined; the sori are linear.

Worldwide: c. 15 species, mostly palaeotropical distribution with a few neotropical species.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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Flora of Malawi: Stegnogramma

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Stegnogramma
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Stegnogramma
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Stegnogramma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stegnogramma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stegnogramma

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Stegnogramma.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=63, retrieved 23 March 2017

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