Christella papilio (C. Hope) Holtt. (Syn: Christella dentata var. glabra Punetha & Kholia; Cyclosorus papilio (Hope) Ching; Dryopteris papilio (C. Hope) H. Christ; Nephrodium molle var. major Bedd.; Nephrodium papilio C. Hope; Thelypteris papilio (C. Hope) Iwatsuki);
 
 

 

/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/_MG_9221_03Feb2017.jpg
/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/_MG_9091_02Feb2017.jpg
/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/_MG_9087_02Feb2017.jpg
/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/_MG_9068_02Feb2017.jpg
/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/_MG_9100_02Feb2017.jpg


Thelypteris papilio ABFEB2017/04 : 2 posts by 2 authors. 5 images.
I have posted two Thelypteris species before; T. erubescens and T. dentata. This is the third, confirmed by Dr Fraser-Jenkins. The name derives from the butterfly like lower pinnae. I will add to this when I get the opportunity to get better photos of the sori 
Thelypteris papilio
Above Mcleodganj, HP
1800m
02, 03 February 2017


 

 
 
References:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.