Pteris vittata PTERIDACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID407-2-1-9
Speciesvittata
GenusPteris
FamilyPTERIDACEAE
Common namechinese brake
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporespore
Morphologic typetrichotomosulcate
Surface patternrugulate
Equatorial sizemin 30, mean 39, max 43
Polar sizemin 43, mean 50, max 62

Ecology and Geography

Plant typefern
Floristic region(s)Australia (south coast)
Habitat notesLimestone Cliffs on River

Collection

CollectorJ. H. Willis
ANU access code12258
Collection siteVictoria, East Gippsland, Buchan
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date1948-01-15
Collection notesAlso found in Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean.

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