Plants of the Malaysian Region

Ferns, Pteridophyte Plants,

Family: CYATHEACEAE, Tree Fern.
Taxonomy: Phylum: Lycopodiophyta, Cronquist, Takht. & W.Zimm., [P.D. Cantino & M.J. Donoghue], Class: Pteridophyta, Order: Cyatheales, Wettst. Family: Cyatheaceae, Kaulfuss, 1827,

Genus: Cyathea, Tree Fern

Cyathea, Tree Fern, Species: Cyathea latebrose, (Wall.) Copel, 1909,
Ref: A Student's Guide to the Ferns of Singapore Island, Anne Johnson, (1959, Malaysan Nature Journal Vil 13 - page 140, Flora of Malaysia, Vol II, Ferns of Malaysia; RE Holttum; (1964, 1968); Government Printing Office, Singapore - page 120 http://fairfun.net/tour09/090817Genting/flora/flora.htm, http://www.angelfire.com/bc/eucalyptus/treeferns/latebrosa.html http://rimba.um.edu.my/fern.html
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Loc.: Chin Swee Temple compound, Genting Highlands, Pahang. Date: 17 August 2009.
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Cyatheaceae, Kaulfuss, 1827, Genus: Cyathea, J. E. Smith, 1793, Subgenus: Cyathea, J. E. Smith, 1793, Section: Alsophila, R. Brown, 1810, Species: Cyathea latebrose, (Wallich ex W. J. Hooker) Copeland, 1909