The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Nephopteris maxonii Lellinger, 1966

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1973

Rediscovered in 2014 or before

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Lellinger, D. B. (1966). Nephopteris, a new genus of ferns from Colombia. American Fern Journal 56: 180-182.

 

Other references:

González, Favio, Callejas-Posada, R. and Pabón-Mora, N. (2015). Rediscovery and conservation status of the “cloud fern,” Nephopteris maxonii (Pteridaceae), with notes on its anatomical traits. Brittonia 67(1): 59-67. [Abstract]

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3237/nephopteris-maxonii

 

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