Rhizome 4-5 cm thick, hairy. Nest fronds strongly lobed. Foliage fronds to 1 m long, segments not divided completely to the base. Sori sunken, scattered or in indistinct rows.
Needs shelter and warmth.
Australia, Polynesia to India.
Shortly stalked segments.
Source: (1995). Polypodiaceae. In: . 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.