Pteris is a genus of ferns usually sold as houseplants because they are native primarily in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Pteris longifolia information from ipni the international plant names index ipni provides nomenclatural informationincluding bibliographical detailsabout pteris longifolia. Uptake and accumulation of arsenic by 11 pteris taxa from southern. The chemistry, pharmacologic, and therapeutic applications. Rumohra adiantiformis leather fern 49 maidenhair ferns 50. Inflorescences axillary, internodal, or leafopposed, sessile or shortly pedunculate, 1 to many flowered. Soda pdf merge tool allows you to combine pdf files in seconds. Pteris fern rhizome cross section magnification stock. Many are known by the overall term brake fern but some are described more specifically pteris cretica, for example, is known commonly as a cretan brake. Pteris herb uses, benefits, cures, side effects, nutrients. Brief description amanda spooner, monday 20 october 1997. Pteris subfamily pteridoideae belongs to the pteridaceae family, of which there are a total of 280 separate species. It is indigenous to asia, southern europe, tropical africa and australia. Usda, ars, germplasm resources information network.
Pdf new records of pteris pteridaceae from the neotropics. The fern was growing at a central florida site contaminated with large amounts of copper arsenate in the soil. It is one of a group of species that are characterized by their very large size to 3m tall and tripartite, often pedate leaf arrangement. In small quantities this enzyme will do no harm to people eating an adequate diet that is rich in vitamin b, though large quantities can cause severe health problems. It is one of a group of species that are characterized by their very large size to. Barclaya longifolia, which belongs to the nymphaceae family, is found in large parts of southeast asia. Pdf as a result of studies on neotropical pteris l. Juveniles of pteris multifida may key to pteris cretica. Pteridophyte definition of pteridophyte by the free.
Pteris podophylla ferns and lycophytes of the world. Pteris vittata new zealand plant conservation network. Lomandra longifolia, commonly known as spinyhead matrush, spikyheaded matrush or basket grass, is a perennial, rhizomatous herb found throughout eastern australia. However, it must be treated as a later homonym and the next available name, p. Uses, benefits, cures, side effects, nutrients in pteris. Mr winston tan tien hin a substantial shareholder and nonexecutive director has requested the company convene an extraordinary general meeting egm and table his proposal to replace four independent directors and an executive director with four directors of his choice. This plant remains about 18 inches in height and grows with unusual oval or lanceolate divided leaves that are a light green with.
Names of pteris in various languages of the world are also given. We do not intend the plant list to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. Several ferns are yet to be screened for their heavy metal. The atlas includes 121 wetland species characteristic of eleven plant associations of the florida everglades including sloughs, sawgrass marshes, tree islands, wet prairies, cypress domes, mangrove forests, salt. This plant remains about 18 inches in height and grows with unusual oval or lanceolate divided leaves that are a light green with a striking variegation in white down the middle. Pdf merge combine pdf files free tool to merge pdf online. Photosynthetic electrontransfer reactions in the gametophyte of pteris multifida reveal the presence of allelopathic interference from the invasive plant species bidens pilosa. Combining the patterns of frond architecture and venation type, tryon and. An pteris in nahilalakip ha familia nga pteridaceae. Apr 15, 2014 1542014 pteris global limiteds board room fight has come out in public. Pityrogramma, or the gold and silverbacked ferns, consists of about 16 tropical species, which are occasionally. Our pdf merger allows you to quickly combine multiple pdf files into one single pdf document, in just a few clicks. Leaf blade margin not undulate, secondary veins 20 on each side of. Protea longifolia is a magnificent garden shrub, suitable for use in landscaping, specifically in areas where a lower growing and spreading shrub is needed in a fynbos garden.
We investigated the interactions of arsenate and phosphate on the uptake and distribution of as and phosphorus p, and as speciation in p. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. The chemistry, pharmacologic, and therapeutic applications of. The spore morphology including surface texture, size, shape and length of the spores provides a useful character to distinguish the genera and species of family pteridaceae 2. Provides authoritative information on the flora of western australia. Show all show tabs longleaf brake general information. Thousands of new, highquality pictures added every day. T r yon and t r yon 1982 is a subtropical fern of the old w orld, with disjunct outliers in the southern. Pityrogramma calomelanos, pteris cretica, pteris longifolia and pteris umbrosa are few of the ferns that are heard of wang 2003. Albolineata white striped cretan brake, victorian brake fern is a variety that has a narrow band of creamy white on either side of the midrib of each separate pinna. Arsenic hyperaccumulation by different fern species. The type of pteris multifida is from a cultivated plant at the botanical garden in paris.
The mechanisms of arsenic as hyperaccumulation in pteris vittata, the first identified as hyperaccumulator, are unknown. Pteris longifolia longleaf brake pteris lydgatei lidgates brake pteris multifida spider brake pteris. Labillardiere described lomandra longifolia from a specimen. Plants profile for pteris longifolia longleaf brake. Mayii variegated club foot fern, silver brake fern features heavily forked tips with spidery appearance. Pteris vittata, commonly known variously as the chinese brake, chinese ladder brake, or simply ladder brake, is a fern species in the pteridoideae subfamily of the pteridaceae. This taxon has usually been treated as pteris excelsa on the incorrect assumption that the name was validated in 1827. Pdf the brake fern genus pteris belongs to the pteridaceae. The primary differences are in the degree of rachis pubescence denser in p. Arching pale green fronds, each with 15 pairs of simple or forked pinnae. The most popular types are varieties of pteris cretica the fronds are spearshaped, with dark green leaflets on light brown stems. The atlas of florida plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information.
Pteris longifolia, the longleaf brake is a species of fern in the pteridoideae subfamily of the pteridaceae. Flora category vascular native endemic taxon no endemic genus no endemic family no structural class ferns current conservation status. Many ferns also contain thiaminase, an enzyme that robs the body of its vitamin b complex. Pteris longifolia, the longleaf brake is a species of fern in the pteridoideae subfamily of the pteridaceae references. Department of agriculture agricultural research service. Pteris vittata new zealand plant conservation network nzpcn.
Find pteris fern rhizome cross section magnification stock images in hd and millions of other royaltyfree stock photos, illustrations and vectors in the shutterstock collection. Free radicalscavenging activity of aqueous extract of pteris multifida poiret. Pteris global limited did it alter the terms of the reverse. The plants database includes the following 26 species of pteris. The authors have not seen material of pteris multifida f. The type specimen was collected in china by pehr osbeck. Protea longifolia hybrids are used in the cut flower industry, however, the true species is not a. When spores of the fern, pteris multifida, were aseptically cultured in the dark, sporophytic plants were apogamously induced. The plant list includes 836 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus pteris. Other plants such as indian mustard and tomato have also been. Pteris vittata commonly known as brake fern was discovered to have the ability to hyperaccumulate absorb large amounts of arsenic from soil.
Barclaya longifolia flowgrow aquatic plant database. Pteris cretica, pteris longifolia and pteris umbrosa were grown with 0500 mg as kg. Most types of pteris are easy to grow, producing handsome fronds in a range of shapes and sizes. The plant list includes a further 82 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus pteris. New bangkok international airport suvarnabhumi airport, thailand. A global plastid phylogeny of the brake fern genus pteris. The two taxa are closely related, and further cytological and morphometric analyses will be needed before their relationships can be stated with confidence. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium specimens found at the university of south florida and other herbaria. The record derives from tropicos data supplied on 20120418 which reports it as an accepted name record 26602467 with original publication details. The largest genus, pteris brakes, consists of about 300 species distributed throughout tropical and warm temperate parts of the world and is known for the large number of hybrids between various species. The leaves are 40 cm to 80 cm long, and generally have a leaf of about 8 mm to 12 mm wide. Systematic revision of pteris and ecology of ferns in. Rockbrake is an indigenous perennial fern, with a frond 6 to 10 inches in height, twice as long as wide, of a grayish hue, pinnate, the two lower divisions consisting of 1 to 3 pairs of leaflets, with a. Pseudoisotherms for the sorption of cadmium ion onto tree.
Pdf a global plastid phylogeny of the brake fern genus pteris. Pteris multifida is found on old shady walls and masonry around cemeteries, dumps, and towns. Pteris cretica, commonly called cretan brake fern, ribbon fern or table fern, is a slowgrowing evergreen fern that typically rises to 1824 tall and as wide. Changes in gametophyte physiology of pteris multifida induced by the leaf leachate treatment of the invasive bidens pilosa. An illustrated, descriptive atlas of pollen and spores from wetland plants of the florida everglades was compiled to facilitate identification of dispersed palynomorphs in sediments. It concentrates arsenic in aboveground biomass, which is a primary requirement for efficient phytoremediation. How pteris is effective for various diseases is listed in repertory format.
Our mission has been to search for and introduce higher elevation, hardy forms of pteris ferns for sale, which will survive in regions with cold winter climates. Pteris bahamensis is often treated as a variety of p. Its elongated, reddish to green, wavy leaves make it look like a cryptocoryne at first glance, at least as long as the plant is still young. However, this plant does not form any floating leaves even though it is technically spoken a water lily. Combines pdf files, views them in a browser and downloads. The structure of petioles in pteris pteridaceae request pdf. Pteris is a family of robust ferns which grow naturally in tropical or subtropical climates in various areas of the world. Pteris multifida in the germplasm resources information network grin, u. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms. Image credit to australian national botanic gardens.
It is distinguishable by its fingerlike fronds, known as pinnae, which are found on each individual section of a single. Ipni does not have information on what are currently accepted names and what are taxonomic i. Pteris global limited did it alter the terms of the. Description this plant grows in clumps that rarely extend to more than 12 inches in height or width. Pteris longifolia in the germplasm resources information network grin, u. Mechanisms of arsenic hyperaccumulation in pteris vittata. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus pteris family pteridaceae. There are nearly 300 species of pteris distributed around the world.
It requires a bit of pruning after flowering, to encourage the new growth and to shape the plant into a compact bush. It grows in a variety of soil types and is frost, heat and drought tolerant. Abstract the brake fern genus pteris belongs to the pteridaceae subfamily pteridoideae. Pteris vittata common name ladder brake, chinese brake synonyms pteris longifolia var.188 697 1086 30 55 412 722 336 635 1050 1002 132 1217 1380 325 99 1137 1215 1339 1222 654 1512 569 1195 638 161 968 1450 1135 1127 207 1251 1004 1167 477 1352 617 1484