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Distribution

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Polystichum pycnolepis Hieron.:
Bolivia (South America)

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Polystichum pflanzii Hieron.:
Bolivia (South America)

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Polystichum aculeatum (L.) Roth ex Mert.:
China (Asia)

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Polystichum sodiroi Christ:
Colombia (South America)
Ecuador (South America)

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  • Luteyn, J. L. 1999. Páramos, a checklist of plant diversity, geographical distribution, and botanical literature. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 84: viii–xv, 1–278.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/1024098 External link.
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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Polystichum gelidum (Kunze ex Klotzsch) Fée:
Bolivia (South America)
Ecuador (South America)

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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Polystichum pycnolepis (Kunze ex Klotzsch) T. Moore:
Colombia (South America)
Ecuador (South America)
Peru (South America)
Venezuela (South America)

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  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez. (eds.) 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75: i–viii, 1–1181.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/42250 External link.
  • Luteyn, J. L. 1999. Páramos, a checklist of plant diversity, geographical distribution, and botanical literature. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 84: viii–xv, 1–278.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/1024098 External link.
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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Polystichum orbiculatum (Desv.) J. Rémy & Fée:
Colombia (South America)
Venezuela (South America)

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  • Hokche, O., P. E. Berry & O. Huber. 2008. 1–860. In O. Hokche, P. E. Berry & O. Huber Nuevo Cat. Fl. Vasc. Venezuela. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela, Caracas.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/1033110 External link.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., R. D. C. Ortiz, R. Callejas Posada & M. Merello. 2011. Flora de Antioquia. Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares, vol. 2. Listado de las Plantas Vasculares del Departamento de Antioquia. Pp. 1-939.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/100008595 External link.
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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Polystichum cochleatum (Klotzsch) Hieron.:
Bolivia (South America)

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  • Kessler, M., A. R. Smith & M. Sundue. 2005. Notes on the genus Polystichum (Dryopteridaceae) in Bolivia, with descriptions of ten new species. Brittonia 57(3):205–227.   http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/1029307 External link.
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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Nephrodium polyphyllum C. Presl:
Peru (South America)
Chile (South America)

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Localities documented in Tropicos sources

Polystichum polyphyllum (C. Presl) C. Presl:
Mexico (Mesoamerica)
Bolivia (South America)

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Polystichum chilense var. dusenii Looser:
Chile (South America)

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Ecology

Associations

Foodplant / saprobe
hypophyllous, sunken, opening by a pore uredium of Milesina kriegeriana is saprobic on wet, dead leaf of Polystichum aculeatum
Other: unusual host/prey

Foodplant / parasite
telium of Milesina vogesiaca parasitises live Polystichum aculeatum

Foodplant / parasite
uredium of Milesina whitei parasitises live Polystichum aculeatum

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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Barcode data: Polystichum aculeatum

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


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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Polystichum aculeatum

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 1
Specimens with Barcodes: 4
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Wikipedia

Polystichum aculeatum

Polystichum aculeatum (Hard Shield Fern) is an evergreen fern native to Europe. It is most abundant in upland regions of the British Isles and western France, where it benefits from the combination of mild winters and moist summers, but also occurs more locally across most of Europe except northern Scandinavia, northern Russia; in the Mediterranean region it is confined to high altitudes. It grows on steep slopes in woodlands.

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The glossy dark green fronds are 30–90 cm long, usually drooping downslope, with typically 3-8 fronds on a mature plant. The fronds are stiff and hard-textured, bipinnate (single-pinnate on small, young plants), with the pinnae opposite on the stalk. Each pinna is 3–11 cm long, with a large upward-pointing pinnule at the base, and the other pinnules decreasing in size toward the pinna tip; the pinnules have bristly tips. Individual fronds live for 1.5-2.5 years and remain attached to the rhizome after withering. The round sori occupy two rows on either side of the midrib of each pinnule and are covered by a centrally-attached, umbrella-like indusium with fringed edges. They produce light yellow spores.

It is occasionally grown as an ornamental plant in gardens.

Distribution[edit]

Ireland. Counties:Down, Antrim and Londonderry.[1] Throughout the British Isles and Europe except for the northern countries.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hackney, P. Ed. 1992. Stewart & Corry's Flora of the North-east of Ireland. Institute of Irish Studies and The Queen's University of Belfast.
  2. ^ Welsh Ferns; Hutchinson & Thomas; Seventh edition; 1996

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