English common name: Galápagos tree fern
Spanish common name: helecho arbóreo
Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Hemitelia weatherbyana fide Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew & Missouri Botanical Garden (2010). In Stewart (1911) as Hemitelia multiflora, Svenson (1938) as Hemitelia aff. subcaesia fide Wiggins & Porter (1971)
Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2016
Taxon occurs only in Galapagos.
Endangered - Considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.
The IUCN Red List assessments presented here may deviate from the global IUCN listings for the following reasons:
Galapagos island groups: Isabela, San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz, Santiago.
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.