Asplenium pteridoides

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Asplenium pteridoides
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Polypodiopsida/Pteridopsida
Order: Polypodiales
Family: Aspleniaceae
Genus: Asplenium
Species: A. pteridoides
Binomial name
Asplenium pteridoides
  • Asplenium howeanum (Watts) W.R.B.Oliv.
  • Asplenium bulbiferum var. howeanum Watts

Asplenium pteridoides is a species of terrestrial fern in the Aspleniaceae family. It is endemic to Australia’s subtropical Lord Howe Island in the Tasman Sea. It is restricted to the cool, moist understorey of the forest on the island’s southern mountains.[1]


  1. ^ Brown, E.A. "Asplenium pteridoides Baker". PlantNET: New South Wales Flora Online. National Herbarium of NSW: Sydney. Retrieved 2014-01-23.