TITLE

First Record of Serpocaulon lasiopus (Polypodiaceae) from Mesoamerica

AUTHOR(S)
Batke, Sven Peter; Hill, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
American Fern Journal;Jul-Sep2013, Vol. 103 Issue 3, p182
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the occurrence of Serpocaulon lasiopus in Mesoamerica. In Flora Mesoamericana, Serpocaulon lasiopus falls within Polypodium loriceum Group 2, which is distinctive by long-creeping rhizomes that bear partially or entirely clathrate, brownish or blackish scales. The stems of S. lasiopus are thick, fleshy, scales lanceolate, margin scabrous, shiny, dirty brown and glabrous.
ACCESSION #
94771571

 

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