Phlebodium (R.Br.) J.Sm.

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

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

Description of the genus

Fronds pinnatifid, monomorphic, articulated. Sori circular to oblong, borne on either side of the costa and winged rachis.

Derivation of name: phloebium: veined, the frond venation is pronounced.

Worldwide: ± 4 species, neotropical distribution

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Phlebodium., retrieved 3 February 2023

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