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Specimen: K000994025
Family: Cyatheaceae Type Status:
Current Name: Sphaeropteris atrox (C.Chr.) R.M.Tryon Phenology:
Collector: Baker, W.J. Plant Parts:
Collector no: 1262 Item: Sheet
Collection Date: 26/10/2006 Project: Ferns
Country: Papua New Guinea Habitat: Kunai grassland with tree ferns. Limestone with numerous sink holes.
Location: Morobe Province; Near Indagen Packengeng at E end of Gave(h) valley, near camp site. Plant Description: Massive tree fern to c. 5m, dominant species in grassland. Trunk up to 40cm diam, blackened by regular grassland burning. Frond 150cm long including 30cm stipe, stiff, somewhat eret and sometimes recurving. Stipe and rachis pale yellow brown with buff ind
Lat and Long: 6 16 30 S , 147 18 21 E General Comments:
Data Source: label
Altitude: 2330.0 m
Related Specimens: K000994026  K000994023  K000994019  K000994021  K000994017  K000994024  K000994022  K000994018  K000994020  K000994016 
Determination History:
Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Sphaeropteris atrox (C.Chr.) R.M.Tryon  Lehnert, M.  2017   
Cyathea Sm.     
Cite as: http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K000994025
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