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Comprehensive Description

Description

General description see A. aethiopicum. For subsp. tripinnatum fronds up to 1.25 m long, 3-pinnate, firmly herbaceous; spores plano-convex, spore lenght > 38µm 
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Derivation of specific name

tripinnatum: fronds tripinnate divided
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Description

General description see A. aethiopicum . For subsp. filare fronds up to 55cm, 2-pinnatifid to 2-pinnate, firmly herbaceous; spores globose, spore lenght/width ratio < 1.4 
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Derivation of specific name

filare: drawing out in a long line, referring to the long, narrow pinna apices
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Description

General description see A. aethiopicum . For subsp. dodecaploidum fronds up to 25 cm long, 2-pinnate to 2-pinnatifid, pinnae broadly trullate with 1 or 2 free pinnules, fleshy; mean spore size 46-49 µm 
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Derivation of specific name

dodecaploideum: chromosome number dodecaploid (x12)
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Description

General description see A. aethiopicum . For subsp. aethiopicum fronds up to 60 cm long, 2-pinnate to 3-pinnatifid, pinnae trullate with usually more than 3 free pinnules, subcoriaveous; mean spore size 38-44µm 
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Derivation of specific name

aethiopicum: Africa south of Libya and Egypt
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Distribution

Worldwide distribution

Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe 
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Worldwide distribution

Angola, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Arabia and the Cnary Islands 
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Worldwide distribution

Angola, Lesotho, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe 
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Worldwide distribution

Bioko, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic DRC, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tomé, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tnzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe 
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Physical Description

Type Information

Type collection for Asplenium furcatum Brack. in Wilkes
Catalog Number: US 62616
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Card file verified by examination of alleged type specimen
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): Wilkes Explor. Exped.
Year Collected: 1838
Locality: Fiji, Pacific Islands
  • Type collection: Brackenridge, W. D. 1854. U.S. Explor. Exped. 16: 170.
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Type collection for Asplenium rhipidoneuron W. J. Rob.
Catalog Number: US 815534
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Verified from the card file of type specimens
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): D. Baldwin
Locality: Maui, Hawaii, United States, Hawaiian Archipelago, Pacific Islands
  • Type collection: Robinson, W. J. 1913. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club. 40: 217.
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Barcode data: Asplenium praemorsum

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


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Barcode data: Asplenium aethiopicum

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Asplenium aethiopicum

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 3
Specimens with Barcodes: 3
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Asplenium praemorsum

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 3
Specimens with Barcodes: 3
Species With Barcodes: 1
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