Cheilanthes contigua

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Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Pteridophyta
Classis: Polypodiopsida
Ordo: Polypodiales

Familia: Pteridaceae
Subfamilia: Cheilanthoideae
Genus: Cheilanthes
Species: Cheilanthes contigua


Cheilanthes contigua Baker in Hooker & Baker, Syn. Fil. ed. 2: 476 (1874).

  • Typus: Northern Territory: Port Darwin, Oct. 1869, R. Schomburgh 35 (Holotype: K).


  • Homotypic
    • Cheilanthes tenuifolia subsp. contigua (Baker) Domin, Bibl. Bot. 20(85-1): 146 (1915).
    • Oeosporangium contiguum (Baker) Fraser-Jenk., Annot. Checkl. Ind. Pterid. 2: 452 (2018), nom. inval..
    • Hemionitis contigua (Baker) Christenh., Global Fl. 4: 12 (2018).
  • Heterotypic
    • Cheilanthes rotunda Bonap., Notes Pteridol. 4: 101 (1917).
      • Typus: Northern Territory: Port Darwin, 1882, Holtze 199 (Holotype: P).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Papuasia
      • New Guinea.
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australia
      • Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

  • Hooker, W.J.† & Baker, J.G. 1874. Synopsis filicum; or, A synopsis of all known ferns, including the Osmundaceae, Schizaeaceae, Marattiaceae, and Ophioglossaceae (chiefly derived from the Kew herbarium) Accompanied by figures representing the essential characters of each genus. Ed. 2, 559 pp. Robert Hardwicke, London. BHL Reference page

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