Pleopeltis polypodioides

Family:POLYPODIACEAE
Species:Pleopeltis polypodioides (L.)E.G.Andrews & Windham
Common Name:TROPICAL RESURRECTION FERN
Plant Notes:This Caribbean basin taxon is similar to Pleopeltis michauxiana but differs by having scales on the adaxial blade surface (Weatherby 1939; Sprunt 2010; Sprunt et al. 2011). In Florida, it is thus far known from but one population on Key Largo.
Status:Native

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order POLYPODIALES
FamilyPOLYPODIACEAE
Genus Pleopeltis
Species Pleopeltis polypodioides (L.)E.G.Andrews & Windham - TROPICAL RESURRECTION FERN

Citation

Citation PLEOPELTIS POLYPODIOIDES (Linnaeus) E. G. Andrews & Windham, Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 46. 1993.
Basionym: Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus 1753.
Type: Without data (lectotype: Plukenet, Phytographia t. 289(1) 1694). Lectotypified by Verdcourt, Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Polypodiaceae 31. 2001.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Monroe Keys USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acrostichum polypodioides Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1068. 1753. TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Plukenet, Phytographia t. 289(1). 1694). Lectotypified by Verdcourt, Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Polypodiaceae 31. 2001.
Marginaria polypodioides Marginaria polypodioides (Linnaeus) Tidestrom, Torreya 5: 171. 1905.BASIONYM: Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus 1753. 
Polypodium ceteraccinum Polypodium ceteraccinum Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 271. 1803, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus 1753. 
Polypodium incanum Polypodium incanum Swartz, Prodr. 131. 1788, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus 1753. 
Polypodium polypodioides Polypodium polypodioides (Linnaeus) Watt, Canad. Naturalist Geol., ser. 2. 3(2): 158. 1866 ("1867").BASIONYM: Acrostichum polypodioides Linnaeus 1753. 
Acrostichum ferrugineum Acrostichum ferrugineum Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 12. 2: 686. 1767, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Acrostichum ferruginosum Linnaeus 1763. 
Acrostichum ferruginosum Acrostichum ferruginosum Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 1525. 1763.TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Plukenet, Phytographia t. 89(9). 1691). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis, Order Out of Chaos 259. 2007. 
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. burchellii Pleopeltis polypodioides (Linnaeus) E. G. Andrews & Windham, var. burchellii (Baker) A. R. Smith, Candollea 60: 281. 2005.BASIONYM: Polypodium incanum Swartz, var. burchellii Baker 1870. 
Polypodium chrysoconion Polypodium chrysoconion Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 4(1): 51. 1827.  
Polypodium incanum var. burchellii Polypodium incanum Swartz, var. burchellii Baker, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 1(2): 526. 1870. TYPE: BRAZIL: Goias: Without data, Burchell 6998 (holotype: K; isotype: GH).
Polypodium polypodioides var. burchellii Polypodium polypodioides (Linnaeus) Watt, var. burchellii (Baker) Weatherby, Contr. Gray Herb. 124: 29. 1939.BASIONYM: Polypodium incanum Swartz, var. burchellii Baker 1870.