Loxogramme cuspitata (Zenker) M.G. Price

  • Family (Christenhusz et al, 2011) : POLYPODIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Polypodiaceae
  • Species : Loxogramme cuspitata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Loxogramme cuspidata (Zenker) M.G. Price
  • Collection Nos : KFP 11309
  • Collector(s) Name : C.J.Saldanha, S.R.Ramesh
  • Key identification features : Rhizome is short or long creeping, densely scaly throughout; Stipes winged almost to the base. Lamina narrowly obovate, acuminate to caudate at the apex, attenuate at base and decurrent to narrow wings of stipe; costae prominent above, stramineous or pale green; veins indistinct, glabrous on both surfaces. Sori linear, oblique to mid-rib, superficial, paraphyses few, sparse.
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Usually growing inside the forest.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Chikmagalur
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur
  • Floras referred : Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008

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