0137.700 Coniogramme Fée

Roux, J.P. (2001) Conspectus of Southern African Pteridophyta. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report 13

Schelpe, E.A.C.L.E. (1970) Pteridophyta Flora Zambesiaca

Verdcourt, B. (2002) Adiantaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa

Description of the genus

Rhizome creeping, rhizome scales brown. Fronds spaced. Stipe grooved. Lamina pinnate to 3-pinnate. Pinnae large, margin entire to minutely toothed, glabrous; veins mostly free but if anastomosing, without included veinlets. Sori linear along the veins, exindusiate. Spores monolete or trilete.

Derivation of name: coniogramme: from kōnion: cone and grammē: line

Comment: Some authors include this genus in the family of the Cryptogrammaceae.

Worldwide: Mainly Asiatic, except for one species in Africa and one in Mexico.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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africana Hieron.NDescription

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External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Coniogramme
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Coniogramme
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Coniogramme
Wikipedia: Coniogramme
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Coniogramme
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Coniogramme

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Coniogramme.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2421, retrieved 23 May 2022

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