Selliguea rigida


Asia-Tropical:, Borneo present
Malesia: Borneo.


A rare species. Easily recognised by the rigid stiffness of all its parts. It can only be confused with Selliguea metacoela, which is less stiff generally, has scales with a dull brown, entire acumen, and has coenosori which are not sunken.


Copel., Gen. Fil. 1947: 207
T. Moore, II. 1862: 344


Selliguea rigida (Hook.) Hovenkamp in Blumea 43: 92. 1998
  • Drymoglossum rigidum Hook., A Century of Ferns: Tab. 96. 1854
  • Schizolepton rigidum T. Moore, Index Filic.: 30. 1857
  • Pycnoloma rigidum C. Chr. in Dansk Bot. Ark. 6: 76. 1929
    • Unknown type category: Lobb s.n.
  • =Drymoglossum tetragonum Alderw. in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg II: 21. 1918
    • Type: Teuscher s.n.
    • Type: Teuscher s.n. (BO).