Vittaria elongata Sw.

  • Family (Christenhusz et al, 2011) : PTERIDACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Pteridaceae
  • Species : Vittaria elongata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Vittaria elongata Sw.
  • Collection Nos : HFP 185
  • Collector(s) Name : D.H.Nicolson, C.J.Saldanha & T.P.Ramamoorthy
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic
  • Comments : A typical low-land epiphytic fern on sheltered parts of trees near streams. Also found in higher elevations.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Hassan
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur; Dakshina Kannada; Hassan; Shimoga; Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Fraser-Jenkins, Taxonomic revision of Indian Subcontinental Pteridophytes 2008; Manickam V.S & Irudayaraj V. (1992)- Pteridophyte flora of W.Ghats, South India


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