Selliguea cretifera

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, New Guinea present
Malesia: New Guinea, throughout the mountain ranges.

Taxonomy

Selliguea cretifera is similar to S. plantaginea and S. tafana, and difficult to distinguish from either. It is best recognised by the relatively thick coenosori. A few persistent scales may be found on the lamina.

Citation

Hovenkamp - in Blumea. 1998: 37

Synonymy

Selliguea cretifera (Alderw.) Ching in Sunyatsenia 5: 260. 1940
  • Pleopeltis cretifera Alderw. in Nova Guinea 16: 40. 1924
    • Unknown type category: Lam 1809 (L).
    • Unknown type category: Lam 1809 (SING).
    • Unknown type category: Lam 1809 (UC).
    • Unknown type category: Lam 1809.
  • =Polypodium crassisorum C. Chr. in Brittonia 2: 313. 1937
    • Unknown type category: Brass 4201 (BO).
    • Unknown type category: Brass 4201 (NY).
    • Unknown type category: Brass 4201 (P).
    • Unknown type category: Brass 4201.