171.800 Lellingeria A.R. Sm. & R.C. Moran

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

Description of the genus

Plants epiphytic or lithophytic, small. Rhizome short creeping with narrow, sessile scales. Lamina pinnatifid, with hairs on the lower side of the leaf surface; veins free, ending in a conspicuous oblong hydathode near the margin. Sori circular or elliptic, one on each lobe.

Worldwide: Approximately 60 species, primarily neotropical.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

Lellingeria oosora

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oosora (Baker) A.R. Sm. & R.C. MoranSDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Lellingeria:

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Flora of Mozambique: Lellingeria
Flora of Zimbabwe: Lellingeria

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

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: Lellingeria.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=53, retrieved 25 June 2022

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