Pyrrosia distichocarpa

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Pyrrosia distichocarpa

Description

Stellate hairs mono- to dimorphic, a dense mat, brown to greyish brown, the straight rays acicular.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: Sumatera (Sumatera present)
Malesia: Sumatra.

Morphology

Easily recognised by the large size, the conspicuous rhizome scales, and the sori mostly in distinctly paired rows.

Anatomy

Anatomy:

Citation

Backer & Posth., Varenfl. Java. 1939: 242
C. Chr., Malayan Ferns. 1917: 413
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1908: 963
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1917: 413
Hovenkamp - in Leiden Bot. Ser. 1986: 173
Baker, Syn. Fil. 1867: 352