Pteris cretica

Species:Pteris cretica L.
Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Sub Class
Genus Pteris
Species Pteris cretica L. - CRETAN BRAKE


Citation PTERIS CRETICA Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 130. 1767.
Basionym: **
Type: CRETE: Without data, (lectotype: LINN 1246.7). Lectotypified by R. M. Tryon, Contr. Gray Herb. 194: 192. 1964.

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Pycnodoria cretica Pycnodoria cretica (Linnaeus) Small, Ferns Florida 91. 1932 ("1931").BASIONYM: Pteris cretica Linnaeus 1767. 
Pteris cretica var. albolineata Pteris cretica Linnaeus, var. albolineata Hooker, Bot. Mag. 86: pl. 5194. 1860.  
Pteris cretica var. americana Pteris cretica Linnaeus, var. americana J. Agardh ex Kunze, Linnaea 18: 335. 1844.BASIONYM: Pteris triphylla M. Martens & Galeotti 1842, non J. Agardh 1839. 
Pteris cretica var. nervosa Pteris cretica Linnaeus, var. nervosa (Thunberg) Ching & S. H. Wu, Fl. Reipubl. Pupularis Sin. 3(1): 28. 1990.BASIONYM: Pteris nervosa Thunberg 1784. 
Pteris cretica var. plurilobata Pteris cretica Linnaeus, var. plurilobata Bonaparte, Notes Ptérid. 14: 311. 1923. TYPE: ZAIRE: Without data, Bequaert 5618 (holotype: P).
Pteris lomarioides Pteris lomarioides Colenso, Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 13: 380. 1881.  
Pteris nervosa Pteris nervosa Thunberg, Fl. Jap. 332. 1784. TYPE: JAPAN:
Pteris pentaphylla Pteris pentaphylla Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 5(1): 362. 1810.  
Pteris plumbea Pteris plumbea H. Christ, Notul. Syst. (Paris) 1: 49. 1909.  
Pteris serraria Pteris serraria Swartz, J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 65. 1801.  
Pteris treacheriana Pteris treacheriana Baker, J. Bot. 1879: 65. 1879.  
Pteris trifoliata Pteris trifoliata Fée, Mém. Foug. 8: 114. 1857.BASIONYM: Pteris triphylla M. Martens & Galeotti 1842, non J. Agardh 1839. 
Pteris triphylla Pteris triphylla M. Martens & Galeotti, Mém. Foug. Mexique 51, pl. 14(1). 1842, non J. Agardh 1839. TYPE: MEXICO: Veracruz: Jalapa, s.d., Galeotti 6393 (holotype: BR; isotype: BR).