Pyrrosia samarensis

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Pyrrosia samarensis


Stellate hairs dimorphic, forming a dense mat, dirty whitish, the straight rays acicular, often brown, usually forming a sparse upper layer.


Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present)
Malesia: Philippines.




Sterile plants of P. angustata and P. samarensis are difficult to distinguish. In P. angustata the indument is less distinctly differentiated into a lower and an upper layer of hairs.


Hoshiz. - in Baileya. 1981: f. 12
Holttum, Nov. Bot. Inst. Bot. Univ. Car. Prag. 1968: 34
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1908: 694
Hovenkamp - in Leiden Bot. Ser. 1986: 239
Giesenh., Niphobolus. 1901: 191
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1908: 691
Copel., Fern Fl. Philipp. 1960: 471
M.G. Price - in Philipp. J. Biol. 1973: 110
Zamora & Co - in Guide Philipp. Flora & Fauna. 1986: 194