Tectaria keckii

Description

the hairs between veins on the upper surface near margins only on mature plants but ± abundant on young plants;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present) Peninsular Thailand: present
Peninsular Thailand; Malesia: Peninsular Malaysia.

Notes

The type may have been destroyed at Kaliningrad. The original description agrees with the common limestone fern above described and with no other at Batu Caves.

Citation

Holttum - in Revis. Fl. Malaya. 1955: 515
Holttum - in Gard. Bull. Sing. 1981: 143
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1917: 197
Alderw., Malayan Ferns. 1908: 248

Synonymy

Tectaria keckii (Luerssen) C. Chr., Index Filic.: 181. 1934
  • Aspidium keckii Luerssen in Bot. Centralbl. 11: 76. 1882
  • =Aspidium amplifolium Alderw. in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg II: 2. 1913
  • Tectaria amplifolia (Alderw.) C. Chr., Index Filic.: 176. 1934
    • Type: Perak, Gopeng, G. Mensa, Matthew 509 (BO).
    • Isotype: Perak, Gopeng, G. Mensa, Matthew 509 (K).

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