Thelypteris tetragona

Family:THELYPTERIDACEAE
Species:Thelypteris tetragona (Sw.)Small ex R.P.St.John
Common Name:FREE-TIP STAR-HAIR FERN
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyTHELYPTERIDACEAE
Genus Thelypteris
Species Thelypteris tetragona (Sw.)Small ex R.P.St.John - FREE-TIP STAR-HAIR FERN

Citation

Citation THELYPTERIS TETRAGONA (Swartz) Small ex R. P. Saint John, in Small, Ferns S.E. States 256. 1938.
Basionym: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788.
Type: JAMAICA: Without data, Swartz s.n. (holotype: S; isotype: B-W).

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Citrus USF  
Hernando USF  
Marion USF  
Sumter USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Aspidium tetragonum Aspidium tetragonum (Swartz) Swartz, J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2): 33. 1801.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Dryopteris subtetragona Dryopteris subtetragona Maxon, in Britton & P. Wilson, Bot. Porto Rico 6: 473. 1926.BASIONYM: Polypodium subtetragonum Link 1833, nom. illegit.; Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Dryopteris tetragona Dryopteris tetragona (Swartz) Urban, Symb. Antill. 4: 20. 1903, non Kuntze 1891.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Goniopteris subtetragona Goniopteris subtetragona (Maxon) Vareschi, Fl. Venez. 1(1): 452. 1969, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Dryopteris subtetragona Maxon 1926; Polypodium subtetragonum Link 1833, nom. illegit.; Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Goniopteris tetragona Goniopteris tetragona (Swartz) C. Presl, Tent. Pterid. 183. 1836.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Nephrodium tetragonum Nephrodium tetragonum (Swartz) Keyserling, Polyp. Herb. Bunge 49. 1873, non C. Presl 1825.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Phegopteris tetragona Phegopteris tetragona (Swartz) Mettenius, Fil. Hort. Bot. Lips. 84. 1856.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Polypodium androgynum var. tetragonum Polypodium androgynum Poiret, var. tetragonum (Swartz) Baker, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 1(2): 505. 1870.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Polypodium subtetragonum Polypodium subtetragonum Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 105. 1833, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Polypodium tetragonum Polypodium tetragonum Swartz, Prodr. 132. 1788. TYPE: JAMAICA: Without data, Swartz s.n. (holotype: S; isotype: B-W).
Thelypteris subtetragona Thelypteris subtetragona (Maxon) E. P. St. John, Amer. Fern J. 26: 44. 1936, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Dryopteris subtetragona Maxon 1926; Polypodium subtetragonum Link 1833, nom. illegit.; Polypodium tetragonum Swartz 1788. 
Goniopteris feei Goniopteris feei L'Herminier ex Fée, Mém. Foug. 11: 61, t. 17(1). 1866. TYPE: GUADALOUPE:
Nephrodium androgynum Nephrodium androgynum (Poiret) Diels, in Engler & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(4): 179. 1899.BASIONYM: Polypodium androgynum Poiret 1804. 
Polypodium androgynum Polypodium androgynum Poiret, in Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 535. 1804. TYPE: MARTINIQUE:
Polypodium smithianum Polypodium smithianum Heward, Mag. Nat. Hist. & J. Zool., ser. 2. 2: 459. 1838. TYPE: JAMAICA: Without data, Heward s.n. (holotype: K).