Pteris intricata

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Taxonavigation: Polypodiales 

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

Familia: Pteridaceae
Subfamilia: Pteridoideae
Genus: Pteris
Species: Pteris intricata



Pteris intricata C.H.Wright, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1906: 252 (1906).

  • Typus: Uganda, Mengo District, Maswakota, 1190 m, E. Brown 158. (Holotypus: K, one plant on 4 sheets, isotype: BM).


  • Heterotypic
    • Pteris adamii Tardieu, Mém. Inst. Franç. Afrique Noire 28: 76 (1953).
      • Typus: Guinea, Massif du Ziama, Adam 4265 (Holotype: P)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: West Tropical Africa
      • Guinea, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone.
    • Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Burundi, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Rwanda, Zaire.
    • Regional: East Tropical Africa
      • Kenya, Uganda.
    • Regional: South Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Mozambique, Zambia.

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



Primary references


Additional references

Wikimedia Commons For more multimedia, look at Pteris intricata on Wikimedia Commons.