Scyphularia Fée

Greek skyphos - little cup, referring to the shape of the indusium.

Similar to Davallia, where it is often placed, the differences described below.

c. 8 species from SE Asia and Polynesia.

Spores or division.

Fronds simple to once divided with the basal branches sometimes forked; rhizome scales blackish.

Hoshizaki (1981b).

Source: Spencer, R. (1995). Davalliaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 1, Ferns, conifers & their allies. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Polypodiopsida
order     Polypodiales
family      Davalliaceae
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