Lindsaeaceae C. Presl ex M.R. Schomb.
  • Reis. Br.-Guiana 3: 883, 1048. 1848[1849]. (7-10 Mar 1849)

This taxon is accepted by World Flora Online consortium
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1.

General Description

Plants terrestrial, rarely climbing or epiphytic. Rhizomes creeping, sometimes scandent, protostelic or solenostelic, covered with narrow scales and/or hairs; scales basifixed, glabrous, 2-6(-12) cells wide at base, cells thick-walled, scale margin entire, apex bristlelike, ca. 1 cell wide. Fronds approximate or distant, vernation circinate; stipe not articulate to rhizome, with a single vascular bundle; lamina 1-4-pinnate, rarely simple, imparipinnate or not, herbaceous, papery, or thinly leathery, glabrous or with scattered very minute (microscopic) 2-celled hairs; pinnae or pinnules symmetrical or dimidiate, anadromous, rarely catadromous; veins free or anastomosing without included veinlets. Sori marginal or submarginal, terminal on a single veinlet or on 2 to several uniting veinlets, linear or oblong, indusiate; indusia basally adnate, laterally free or adnate, opening toward margin. Spores 32 per sporangium, tetrahedral-globose, globose, or ellipsoid, trilete or monolete.

 Information From

Flora Of CHina @
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • A Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
World Flora Online consortium
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).