Galapagos Species Checklist


Asplenium auritum

Sw.

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Division Pteridophyta
Class Pteridopsida
Order Polypodiales
Family Aspleniaceae
Genus Asplenium

Asplenium auritum  Sw.

 

Spanish common name: helecho

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Asplenium auritum var. auriculatum (Hook. f.) C.V. Morton & Lellinger. Tropicos (2017). Syn: Asplenium auritum var. macilentum (Kunze ex Klotzsch) T. Moore fide Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew & Missouri Botanical Garden (2010).

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 16 Oct 2017

Distribution

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Galapagos island groups: Santa Cruz.


Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.

Literature

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  • Robinson, B.L. (1902) Flora of the Galapagos Islands. Papers from the Hopkins-Stanford Expedition to the Galapgaos Islands. Proc. Amer. Acad. 38(4): 78-270.
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Missouri Botanical Garden (eds.) (2013) The Plant List, Version 1.1. Published on the Internet; http://www.theplantlist.org/ (accessed 1st January).
  • Stewart, A. (1911) A botanical survey of the Galápagos Islands. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 4th Series, 1: 7-288.
  • Svenson, H.K., Weatherby, C.A. (1938) Pteridophyta of the Galápagos Islands. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 65: 303-333.
  • Van der Werff, H.H. (1987) Los Helechos como indicadores de tipos de vegetación en las Islas Galápagos. Memorias. Investigación Botánica y Manejo en Galápagos. Pg.88-103