Rhizome woody, creeping, thick, to 5 mm wide; scales dark coloured. Fronds to 50 cm long. Blade to 40 cm or so long with up to 12 pairs of lobes, papery; margins wavy; veins inconspicuous. Segments mostly 15-20 cm long and about 1.5 cm wide. Stalks yellow-coloured. Sori round, slightly sunken, large in a single row on each side of the midrib.
Needs shelter and warmth.
Lord Howe I., Fiji, Samoa.
Segments long and narrow; sori large, slightly sunken.
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.