Cyathea grandifolia, Willdenow, 1810

Lehnert, Marcus, 2012, A synopsis of the species of Cyathea (Cyatheaceae-Polypodiopsida) with pinnate to pinnate-pinnatifid fronds, Phytotaxa 61 (1), pp. 17-36: 26

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/phytotaxa.61.1.2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C0008160-BA07-FF8A-16F3-EC62FC1AFEC9

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Felipe

scientific name

Cyathea grandifolia
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Key to the varieties of Cyathea grandifolia  

1 Segment tips acute to acuminate, small scales on the abaxial side of costae and midveins white to bicolorous. ( St. Lucia northward to Saba) .................................................................................... Cyathea grandifolia var. grandifolia  

- Segment tips mostly obtuse, small scales on the abaxial side of costae and midveins brown. ( St. Vincent southward to Venezuela).............................................................................................................. Cyathea grandifolia   var. Munita   Cyathea grandifolia Willd. var. grandifolia   . Hemitelia grandifolia (Willd.) Sprengel (1827: 125)   . Cnemidaria grandifolia (Willd.) Proctor (1961: 31)   . Hemistegia grandifolia (Willd.) Presl (1847: 47)   . Microstegnus grandifolius (Willd.) Presl (1847: 46)   . Type:—“Habitat in America Calidiore,” Herb. Willdenow No. 20167 (holotype B-photos F, GH, -fragment US).