Anemia Sw.
  • Syn. Fil. 6, 155. 1806.
  • [Greek aneimon, without clothing, referring to the absence of blade protection for the sporangia]


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General Information

ANEMIA Sw.Terrestres o rupícolas; rizoma cortamente rastrero, con tricomas pluricelulares anaranjados a café oscuros; hojas 1–3-pinnadas; lámina por lo general dividida en dos porciones, la porción estéril variadamente disecta, papirácea a coriácea, la porción fértil (espiga) largamente pediculada, mayormente erecta, con el tejido laminar muy reducido o ausente; nervios libres o areolados; esporangios por lo general restringidos a la espiga, raramente en toda la lámina, esporas tetraédrico-globosas, estriadas con costillas paralelas lisas o espinosas.Género con ca 120 especies. La mayoría de las especies son neotropicales, siendo Brasil el país más diverso (ca 70 especies), seguido por México (ca 20 especies); también se conoce de África e India; 9 especies y 1 híbrido en Nicaragua.J.T. Mickel. A monographic study of the fern genus Anemia subgenus Coptophyllum. Iowa State Coll. J. Sci. 36: 349–482. 1962; T.G. Walker. The Anemia adiantifolia complex in Jamaica. New Phytol. 61: 291–298. 1962; J.T. Mickel. Revision of Anemia subgenus Anemorrhiza (Schizaeaceae). Brittonia 33: 413–429. 1981; J.T. Mickel. The genus Anemia (Schizaeaceae) in Mexico. Brittonia 34: 388–413. 1982; J.E. Skog, E.A. Zimmer y J.T. Mickel. Additional support for two subgenera of Anemia (Schizaeaceae) from data for the chloroplast intergenic spacer region trnL-F and morphology. Amer. Fern J. 92: 119–130. 2002.

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    Stems short-creeping, horizontal, clothed with dark hairs. Leaves partially dimorphic with sporangia restricted to erect, dissected, most proximal pair of pinnae arising from petiole just below sterile part of blade or leaves fully dimorphic and blade tissue lacking on fertile leaves. Blade 1--3-pinnate, papery to leathery. Veins free [anastomosing]. x = 38.

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    Literature

    SELECTED REFERENCES

    Mickel, J. T. 1962. Monographic study of the fern genus Anemia subgenus Coptophyllum. Iowa State Coll. J. Sci. 36: 349--482. Mickel, J. T. 1981. The fern genus Anemia (Schizaeaceae) subgenus Anemiorrhiza. Brittonia 33: 413--429. Mickel, J. T. 1982. The genus Anemia (Schizaeaceae) in Mexico. Brittonia 34: 388--413. Walker, T. G. 1962. The Anemia adiantifolia complex in Jamaica. New Phytol. 61: 291--298.

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    Included Species

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    [Greek aneimon, without clothing, referring to the absence of blade protection for the sporangia]

     Information From

    Anemiaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    MBG Floras Images
    http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • D Flora of North America Association
    Flora de Nicaragua
    http://www.tropicos.org/projectwebportal.aspx?projectid=7&pagename=Home&langid=66
    WD Stevens, CU Ulloa, A Pool and OM Montiel. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2001
    • E Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).