Ctenitis croftii

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: Morobe Prov: present Papua New Guinea: present
Malesia: Papua New Guinea (Morobe Prov., several collections).

Taxonomy

This species is closely allied to C. fijiensis (Hook.) Copel. but has less deeply divided pinnules, much smaller indusia, elongate basal basiscopic pinnules, and stipe-scales gradually decrescent upwards.

Synonymy

Ctenitis croftii Holttum in Blumea 31: 26. 1985
    • Type: Papua New Guinea, Mt Misim, J. R. Croft 583 (K).
    • Isotype: Papua New Guinea, Mt Misim, J. R. Croft 583 (LAE).