Osmunda acuta (Burm.f.) Fraser-Jenk. (Tropical & S. Africa, Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius, Central & S. India: Angola, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central African Repu, Ethiopia, Free State, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., India, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Réunion, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe as per POWO (Osmunda acuta (Burm.f.) Fraser-Jenk.))
Osmunda pilosa Wall. ex Grev. & Hook. (Himalaya to S. Russian Far East and Central Japan: Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Japan, Manchuria, Nepal, Pakistan, Primorye, Taiwan, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO)
Osmundaceae (ferns) with comparative images:
Species, genus & family pages of Osmundaceae are now with comparative images. On clicking the link of species, one can check the complete details.
May I request you to pl. go through & point out mistakes, if any. I hope this will aid in identification in future. If anybody can send images of other species of this family (for incorporation in the website), if any, or can identify unidentified/ wrongly identified images, it will be really nice. Pl. circulate it widely, for the benefit of all concerned.