Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Pteris
Family: Pteridaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
dentata
NOTES

A rhizomatous perennial fern with long arching fronds to 1.5 m. The stipe is glabrous and the lamina ovate, 3-pinnatifid with the lobe apices serrate.


AUTHORITY
Forssk.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Sori in a marginal line
Colour: Green
Common Name
Brake
Toothed brake
Habitat
NOTES: Only recorded once from the Youthed property
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified medicinal uses
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Asplenium adscensionis
Lonchitis adscensionis
Pteris arguta
Pteris ascensionensis
Pteris cordemoyi
Pteris elegans
Pteris flabellata
Pteris oligodictyon
Pteris semiserrata
Pteris serrulata
Pteris straminea



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