Polypodiodes microrhizoma (C.B. Clarke ex Baker) Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 16(4): 27 1978. (syn: Goniophlebium fieldingianum (Kunze ex Mett.) T. Moore; Goniophlebium microrhizoma (C.B. Clarke ex Baker) Clarke ex Bedd.; Polypodium deorsipinnatum Copel.; Polypodium fieldingianum Kunze ex Mett.; Polypodium microrhizoma C.B. Clarke ex Baker; Polypodium taliense Christ);
Himalaya to China (Yunnan, Sichuan), Taiwan: Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO (Goniophlebium fieldingianum (Kunze ex Mett.) T.Moore);
A new fern ABJUL01/02 : 2 posts by 1 author. (4 + 1) images.
I photographed this fern yesterday too. This is commonly growing on our slopes. Though the sori are not yet developed, the impressions are there. I am at a loss here and cannot identify it. Please advise.
Above Mcleodganj, Dharamshala, HP
30 June 2015
Two replies from … including a new photo of rhizome. He confirms this to be Polypodiodes microrhizoma.