Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Pleopeltis
Family: Polypodiaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
macrocarpa
NOTES

A epiphytic perennial fern with a widely spreading rhizome and widely spaced coriaceous fronds. The lamina is simple, entire and narrowly elliptic to 20 cm long with scales beneath.


AUTHORITY
(Bory ex Willd.) Kaulf.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The sori are oval
Colour: Green
Common Name
Shield sorus polypody
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on tree branches in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified medicinal uses
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Drynaria lepidota
Drynaria macrocarpa
Phlebodium macrocarpum
Pleopeltis ensifolia
Pleopeltis helenae
Pleopeltis kaulfussiana
Pleopeltis lepidota
Pleopeltis marginalis
Polypodium adspersum
Polypodium lanceolatum
Polypodium lepidotum
Polypodium macrocarpum



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