Cyathea amabilis (C.V.Morton) Lehnert, Lehnert, 2012

Lehnert, Marcus, 2012, A synopsis of the species of Cyathea (Cyatheaceae-Polypodiopsida) with pinnate to pinnate-pinnatifid fronds, Phytotaxa 61 (1), pp. 17-36: 23

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Cyathea amabilis (C.V.Morton) Lehnert
status

comb. nov.

Cyathea amabilis (C.V.Morton) Lehnert   , comb. nov.

Basionym: Hemitelia amabilis Morton (1951: 10)   . Cnemidaria amabilis (C.V.Morton) Tryon (1970: 52)   . Type:— VENEZUELA. Monagas: NE of Caripe, 13 April 1945, Steyermark 62042 (holotype US-photo F,- photo GH, isotypes F, VEN n.v.).

Distribution and habitat: — Venezuela at 400–1400 m. Cloud forests, thriving on ridges and in disturbed sites.

Cyathea andicola Domin (1930: 91)   , nom. nov. for Hemitelia quitensis Domin (1929c: 215)   , not Cyathea quitensis ( Christensen 1905: 47) Domin (1929b: 263)   . Cnemidaria quitensis (Domin) Tryon (1970: 52)   . Type:— ECUADOR. Pichincha: “In Andibus Quitensis,” 1875, Sodiro s.n. (holotype K).

Distribution and habitat: — Colombia and Ecuador at 100–1100(–1450) m. In wet forests on the western flanks of the Andes.

Cyathea aristata Domin (1930: 93)   , nom. nov. for Hemitelia apiculata Hooker   ( Hooker & Baker 1865: 29), not Cyathea apiculata ( Rosenstock 1914: 213) Domin (1929b: 262)   . Cnemidaria apiculata (Hook.) Stolze (1974: 40)   . Type:— MEXICO. Oaxaca: Sierra San Pedro Nolasco, Talea, 1843–1844, Jürgensen 873 (holotype Kfragment NY, -fragment US, isotype P-photo F).

Distribution and habitat: — Mexico at 1100–1700 m.

Cyathea assurgens Tryon (1986: 43)   . Type:— ECUADOR. Carchi: San Marcos de los Coaiqueres , on trail Chical-Tobar Donoso , 1000 m, Øllgaard, Illum, Korning & Thomsen 57570 (holotype AAU, isotype GH).

Distribution and habitat: — Colombia and Ecuador, Chocó-Esmeraldas region, at 400–1050 m. Climber in dense understory, perhumid mountain rainforests.

Cyathea aterrima   (Hooker [in Hooker & Baker] 1866: 38) Domin (1929b: 262). bipinnate-pinnatifid species ( Lehnert 2011b)

Distribution and habitat: — Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru, at 320–1500(–2000) m. Locally frequent, on limestone and sandstone.

Cyathea bella (Mett.) Domin (1929b: 263)   . Hemitelia bella Mettenius (1856: 110)   . Cnemidaria bella (Mett.) Tryon (1970: 52)   . Type:—Cultivated at the Botanical Garden Leipzig (holotype LZ, destroyed, lectotype K, here designated, isolectotypes MO, P, US)

Distribution and habitat: —Known only from cultivated plants.

Cyathea bipinnatifida (Baker) Domin (1929b: 262)   . Alsophila bipinnatifida Baker (1874: 456)   . Type :— GUYANA. “British Guiana”, without date, Appun 1032 (holotype K-fragment NY, isotype P).

Alsophila pubescens Baker (1868: 449)   . Trichipteris pubescens (Baker) Tryon (1970: 46)   . Cyathea pubens Domin (1929b: 263)   , nom. nov. for Alsophila pubescens Baker   , not Cyathea pubescens Kuhn (1869: 164)   . Type:— PERU: San Martin: Mt. Guayrapurima, Tarapoto, Aug 1856, Spruce 4712 (lectotype K, chosen by Barrington (1978: 52), -fragment NY, isolectotypes BM, GH, NY, P).

Distribution and habitat: — Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, and Bolivia at (430–)700–2200(–3450) m. Common in humid mountain forests.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Polypodiopsida

Order

Cyatheales

Family

Cyatheaceae

Genus

Cyathea

Loc

Cyathea amabilis (C.V.Morton) Lehnert

Lehnert, Marcus 2012
2012
Loc

Cyathea assurgens

Tryon, R. M. 1986: )
1986
Loc

Alsophila pubescens

Barrington, D. S. 1978: 52
Tryon, R. M. 1970: )
Domin, C. 1929: )
Kuhn, F. A. 1869: )
1970
Loc

Cyathea andicola

Tryon, R. M. 1970: )
Domin, C. 1930: )
Domin, C. 1929: )
Christensen, C. F. A. 1905: 47
1930
Loc

Cyathea aristata

Stolze, R. G. 1974: )
Domin, C. 1930: )
Rosenstock, E. 1914: 213
Hooker, W. J. & Baker, J. G. 1865: 29
1930
Loc

Cyathea aterrima

Domin, C. 1929: 262
1929
Loc

Cyathea bella (Mett.)

Tryon, R. M. 1970: )
Domin, C. 1929: )
Mettenius, G. H. 1856: )
1929
Loc

Cyathea bipinnatifida (Baker)

Domin, C. 1929: )
1929