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Polyphlebium endlicherianum

(Polyphlebium endlicherianum)

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Description

Polyphlebium endlicherianum is a fern of the family Hymenophyllaceae.This species has general characteristics of the genus:the rhizome, long and creeping, is about 0.1 mm in diameter, it bears abundant and dense brownish-reddish hairsthe slings are divided twice (rarely three times), 1 to 4 cm long (sometimes up to 8 cm) and 0.5 to 1.5 cm wide (sometimes up to 2.5 cm); the limb border is not cutfalse ribs are absent the sore is campanulate, inserted at the base of a limb segment.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum:
Class: Polypodiopsida
Order:Hymenophyllales
Family:Hymenophyllaceae
Genus:Polyphlebium
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