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The fern genera Dryopteris and Nothoperanema (Dryopteridaceae) in Madagascar and neighbouring Indian Ocean islands, including Saint Paul

Jacobus P. ROUX

en Adansonia 33 (1) - Pages 7-67

Published on 30 June 2011

Based on detailed morphological studies of a large number of herbarium specimens from various herbaria, a review of the fern genera Dryopteris and Nothoperanema in Madagascar and neighbouring Indian Ocean islands, including Saint Paul, is presented. Eleven species and a putative hybrid are recorded for the region, seven of these are considered endemic to the region.

Keywords :

Dryopteridaceae, Dryopteris, Nothoperanema, Indian Ocean islands, Madagascar, Saint Paul

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