Check List 11(2): e19202, doi: 10.15560/11.2.1604
New records of Megalastrum in the northeastern Atlantic Forest
expand article infoRafael de Paiva Farias, Augusto César Pessôa Santiago, Anna Flora de Novaes Pereira§, Ivo Abraão Araújo da Silva|, Iva Carneiro Leão Barros
‡ Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil§ Federal University of Vale do São Francisco, Brazil| Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Megalastrum indusiatum R. C. Moran et al. and Megalastrum umbrinum (C. Chr.) A. R. Sm. & R. C. Moran are reported for the first time in the Northeastern Atlantic Forest, extending the distribution of species in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest in about 680 and 1080 km to the north, respectively. Information on taxonomy and species distribution are provided.
Atlantic Forest; Brazil; Dryopteridaceae; Ferns; Megalastrum.