On the genus Schizaea in Peru

Blanca León, Hamilton Beltrán, Paul Fine

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The genus Schizaea includes conspicuous species in the Peruvian Amazon flora. Many species are soil specialists in oligotrophic conditions and have been reported from several localities in Peru. Increasing plant exploration in Peru in poorly known areas provide additions and novelties that require an update to the treatment of this genus for Peru.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)97-102
Number of pages6
JournalRevista Peruana de Biologia
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2005


  • Ferns
  • Peru
  • Polypodiophyta
  • Schizaea
  • Schizaeaceae

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    León, B., Beltrán, H., & Fine, P. (2005). On the genus Schizaea in Peru. Revista Peruana de Biologia, 12(1), 97-102.