FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Ferns, Pteridophyte Plants,


Family: ASPLENIACEAE, Bird's nest Fern.
Taxonomy: Phylum: Lycopodiophyta, Cronquist, Takht. & W.Zimm., [P.D. Cantino & M.J. Donoghue], Class: Pteridopsida, Syn: = Polypodiopsida, Order: Polypodiales, Mett. ex A.B. Frank in Leunis, Family: Aspleniaceae,


Genus: Asplenium, Bird's nest Fern


Bird's nest Fern, Species: Asplenium nidus, Linn, 1753,
Ref: A Student's Guide to the Ferns of Singapore Island, Anne Johnson, (1959, Malaysan Nature Journal Vil 13 - page 177, http://fairfun.net/tmy2/flora_my/flora_my-f/f0aan01a.htm,
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Loc.: Rimba Ilmu UM, Kuala Lumpur. . Date: 01 August 2000.
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Aspleniaceae, Genus: Asplenium, Species: Asplenium nidus, Linn, 1753,
Back of fond showing spores.
Bird's nest Fern, Species: Asplenium nidus, Linn, 1753,
Ref: Flora of Malaysia, Vol II, Ferns of Malaysia; RE Holttum; (1964, 1968); Government Printing Office, Singapore - page 419 , http://www.angelfire.com/bc/eucalyptus/treeferns/latebrosa.html http://rimba.um.edu.my/fern.html
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Loc.: Rimba Ilmu UM, Kuala Lumpur. . Date: 01 August 2000.
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Aspleniaceae, Genus: Asplenium, Species: Asplenium nidus, Linn, 1753,