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Cyathea  Sm.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17937

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Alsophila R. Br.
 
    Cnemidaria C. Presl
 
    Nephelea R.M. Tryon
 
    Trichopteris Spreng.
 
    Hemitelia R. Br.
 
    X Cyathidaria Caluff & Shelton
 
    Sphaeropteris Bernh.
 
    Trichipteris C. Presl
 
    Schizocaena J. Sm. ex Hook.
 
    Gymnosphaera Blume
 
    Cyathea conquisita Jenman
 
    Cyathea flava (R.M. Tryon) comb. ined.
 
    Cyathea straminea (A. Gepp) Alderw.
 
    Cyathea pendula Jenman
 
  Common Name(s): treefern [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionPolypodiophytina   
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                      SubclassPolypodiidae   
                         OrderCyatheales  – tree ferns  
                            FamilyCyatheaceae   
                               GenusCyathea Sm. – treefern  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Alsophila acantha Sehnem  
                                  Species Alsophila adspersa Kaulf. ex Kunze  
                                  Species Alsophila aperta Fée  
                                  Species Alsophila arbuscula Kunze  
                                  Species Alsophila baroumba L. Linden  
                                  Species Alsophila campestrium Sehnem  
                                  Species Alsophila chamaedendron (Copel.) C. Chr.  
                                  Species Alsophila conantiana Lehnert  
                                  Species Alsophila confinis (C. Chr.) R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Alsophila damazioi Brade  
                                  Species Alsophila esmeraldensis R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Alsophila fallacina (Domin) Domin  
                                  Species Alsophila flexuosa Fée  
                                  Species Alsophila furcinervia (Domin) C. Chr.  
                                  Species Alsophila gastonyi Lehnert  
                                  Species Alsophila glaucifolia R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Alsophila guinleorum Brade & Rosenst.  
                                  Species Alsophila hirsutissima Fée  
                                  Species Alsophila hoehneana Brade  
                                  Species Alsophila lilianiae R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Alsophila loubetiana L. Linden  
                                  Species Alsophila matthewii Christ  
                                  Species Alsophila minervae Lehnert  
                                  Species Alsophila monosticha Christ  
                                  Species Alsophila mostellaria Lehnert  
                                  Species Alsophila pabstii Brade  
                                  Species Alsophila reitzii Sehnem  
                                  Species Alsophila roquettei Brade & Rosenst.  
                                  Species Alsophila serrae Sehnem  
                                  Species Alsophila speciosa (Meyen) C. Presl  
                                  Species Cyathea abbottii Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea abreviata I. Fern.  
                                  Species Cyathea acanthomelas Fée  
                                  Species Cyathea acanthophora Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea aciculosa Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea acrostichoides (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea acuminata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea acutidens (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea acutula (R.M. Tryon) Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea adenochlamys Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea aemula Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea aeneifolia (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea affinis (G. Forst.) Sw.  
                                  Species Cyathea agatheti Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea akawaiorum P.J. Edwards  
                                  Species Cyathea alata (E. Fourn.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea alatissima (Stolze) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea albidopaleata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea albidosquamata Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea albifrons Vieill. ex E. Fourn.  
                                  Species Cyathea albomarginata R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea albosetacea (Bedd.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea alderwereltii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea alleniae Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea alpicola Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea alsophila (Link) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea alstonii R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea alta Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea alternans (Hook.) C. Presl  
                                  Species Cyathea alticola (Tardieu) Tindale  
                                  Species Cyathea alutacea (Kunze) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea amabilis (C.V. Morton) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea amboinensis (Alderw.) Merr.  
                                  Species Cyathea ameristoneura (Fée) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea andersonii (J. Scott ex Bedd.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea andicola Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea andina (H. Karst.) Domin – parrotfeather treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea andohahelensis (Tardieu) Tindale  
                                  Species Cyathea aneitensis Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea angiensis (A. Gepp) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea angustipinna Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea annae (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea apiculata (Rosenst.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea apoensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea appendiculata Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea approximata Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea aramaganensis Kaneh.  
                                  Species Cyathea arborea (L.) Sm. – West Indian treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea arbuscula (C. Presl) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea archboldii C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea arfakensis A. Gepp  
                                  Species Cyathea aristata Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea armata (Sw.) Domin – creeping treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea arnecornelii Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea ars Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea arthropoda Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea ascendens Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea aspera (L.) Sw.  
                                  Species Cyathea asplenioides (A.C. Sm.) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea assimilis Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea assurgens R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea atahuallpa (R.M. Tryon) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea aterrima (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea atrispora Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea atrocastanea Labiak & F.B. Matos  
                                  Species Cyathea atropurpurea Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea atrospinosa Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea atrovirens (Langsd. & Fisch.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea atrox C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea auriculata Tardieu  
                                  Species Cyathea auriculifera Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea australis (R. Br.) Domin – rough tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea austroamericana Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea austropallescens Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea axillaris (Fée) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea azuayensis Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea baileyana (Domin) Domin – wig tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea balakrishnanii R.D. Dixit & A.K. Tripathi  
                                  Species Cyathea balanocarpa D.C. Eaton  
                                  Species Cyathea barotu Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea barringtonii A.R. Sm. ex Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea basiliaris Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea basirotundata Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea batjanensis (Christ) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea bella (Mett.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea bellisquamata Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea bernardii Proctor  
                                  Species Cyathea bicrenata Liebm.  
                                  Species Cyathea biformis (Rosenst.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea bilineata Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea binuangensis Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea bipinnata (R.M. Tryon) R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea bipinnatifida (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea bisquamata M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea blechnoides Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea boivinii Mett. ex Kuhn  
                                  Species Cyathea boiviniiformis Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea borinquena (Maxon) Domin – birdwing treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea borneensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea boryana (Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea brachyphylla Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea brackenridgei Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea bradei (P.G. Windisch) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea brevipinna Baker ex Benth.  
                                  Species Cyathea brooksii Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea brownii Domin – Norfolk tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea brucei Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea brunei Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea brunnescens (Barrington) R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea brunoniana (Hook.) C.B. Clarke & Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea bryophila (R.M. Tryon) Proctor  
                                  Species Cyathea buennemeijerii Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea callosa Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea X calolepis (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea camerooniana Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea camerunensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea canelensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea capensis Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea capitata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea caracasana (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea carolihenrici Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea carrii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea catacampta Alston  
                                  Species Cyathea catillifera Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea caudata (Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea celebica Blume  
                                  Species Cyathea cervantesiana A. Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea chinensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea chiricana (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea chocoensis (Stolze) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea chontilla Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea choricarpa (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea christii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea cicatricosa Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea cincinnata Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea cinerea Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea cnemidaria Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea coactilis Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea cocleana (Stolze) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea colensoi (Hook. f.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea compta Mart.  
                                  Species Cyathea concava Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea concinna (Baker ex Jenman) Jenman  
                                  Species Cyathea concordia B. León & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea conferta Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea conformis (R.M. Tryon) Stolze  
                                  Species Cyathea conjugata (Spruce ex Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea consimilis (Stolze) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea contaminans (Wall. ex Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F. Muell.) Domin – Cooper's cyathea, scaly tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea corallifera Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea corcovadensis (Raddi) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea coriacea M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea costalisora Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea costaricensis (Mett. ex Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea costularis Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea costulisora Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea coursii (Tardieu) Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea crassa Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea crenata (Sodiro) H. Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea crenulata Blume  
                                  Species Cyathea crinita (Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea croftii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea cruciata (Desv.) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea ctenitoides (Lellinger) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea cuatrecasasii (R.M. Tryon)  
                                  Species Cyathea cubensis Underw. ex Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea cucullifera Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea cumingii Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea cunninghamii Hook. f. – gully tree fern, slender tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea curranii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea cuspidata Kunze  
                                  Species Cyathea cyatheoides (Desv.) K.U. Kramer  
                                  Species Cyathea cyclodium (R.M. Tryon) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea cyclopodium (R.M. Tryon) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea cystolepis Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea darienensis R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea dealbata (G. Forst.) Sw. – silver fern, ponga 
                                  Species Cyathea deckenii Kuhn  
                                  Species Cyathea decomposita (Karsten) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea decora Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea decorata (Maxon) R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea decrescens Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea decurrens (Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea decurrentiloba Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea dejecta (Baker) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea delgadii Sternb.  
                                  Species Cyathea deminuens Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea demissa (C.V. Morton) A.R. Sm. ex Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea dichromatolepis (Fée) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea dicksonioides Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea dielsii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea dilatata Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea dimorpha (Christ) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea dintelmannii Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea discophora Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea dissimilis (C.V. Morton) Stolze  
                                  Species Cyathea dissoluta Baker ex Jenman  
                                  Species Cyathea divergens Kunze  
                                  Species Cyathea doctersii Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea dombeyi (Desv.) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea dregei Kunze  
                                  Species Cyathea X dryopteroides Maxon – elfin tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea dudleyi R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea dyeri Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea eatoni (Jenman) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea ebenina H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea ecuadorensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea edanoi Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea eggersii Hieron.  
                                  Species Cyathea elliottii (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea elliptica Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea elmeri (Copel.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea elongata H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea emilei Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea epaleata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea erinacea H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea eriophora Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea estelae (Riba) Proctor  
                                  Species Cyathea everta Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea ewanii Alston  
                                  Species Cyathea excavata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea excelsa Sw.  
                                  Species Cyathea exilis Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea fadenii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea falcata (Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea feani E. Brown  
                                  Species Cyathea felina (Roxb.) C.V. Morton  
                                  Species Cyathea fenicis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea ferruginea Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea foersteri Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea frigida (H. Karst.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea frondosa H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea fugax Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea fulgens C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea fuliginosa (Christ) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea fulva (M. Martens & Galeotti) Fée  
                                  Species Cyathea furfuracea Baker – Jamaican treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea fusca Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea gardneri Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea gazellae Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea geluensis Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea gibbosa (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea gigantea (Wall. ex Hook.) Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea glaberrima Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea glabra (Blume) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea glandulifera Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea glauca Bory  
                                  Species Cyathea glaziovii (Fée) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea gleichenioides C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea godeffroyi Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea gracilis Griseb.  
                                  Species Cyathea grandifolia Willd.  
                                  Species Cyathea grangaudiana Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea grantii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea grata Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea grayumii A. Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea gregaria (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea grevilleana Mart.  
                                  Species Cyathea guentheriana Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea guianensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea hainanensis Ching  
                                  Species Cyathea halconensis Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea hallieri Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea halonata R.C. Moran & B. Øllg.  
                                  Species Cyathea hancockii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea harrisii Underw. ex Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea haughtii (Maxon) R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea havilandii Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea hebes Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea heliophila R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea hemiepiphytica R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea henryi (Baker) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea herzogii Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea heterochlamydea Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea hirsuta C. Presl  
                                  Species Cyathea hirta Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea hispida Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea hodgeana Proctor  
                                  Species Cyathea holdrigeana Nisman & L.Gómez  
                                  Species Cyathea hombersleyi (Maxon) Stolze  
                                  Species Cyathea hooglandii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea hookeri Thwaites  
                                  Species Cyathea hornei (Baker) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea horrida (L.) Sm. – deepwoods fern 
                                  Species Cyathea horridula Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea hortulanea Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea hotteana C. Chr. & Ekman  
                                  Species Cyathea howeana Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea humbertiana (C. Chr.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea humilis Hieron.  
                                  Species Cyathea hunsteiniana Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea hymenodes Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea hymenophylloides (L.D. Gómez) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea imbricata Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea impar R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea impolita Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea imrayana Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea inaequalis Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea incana H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea incisoserrata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea incognita (Lellinger) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea inermis Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea inheringii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea inquinans Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea insignis D.C. Eaton  
                                  Species Cyathea insulana Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea insularum Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea integra J. Sm. ex Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea intermedia (Mett.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea intramarginalis (P.G. Windisch) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea X irregularis Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea ivohibensis (C. Chr.) Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea jacobsii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea jamaicensis Jenman  
                                  Species Cyathea javanica Blume  
                                  Species Cyathea jivariensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea junghuhniana (Kunze) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea kalbreyeri (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea kanehirae Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea karsteniana (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea kermadecensis W.R.B. Oliv.  
                                  Species Cyathea khasyana (Moore ex Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea kirkii Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea klossii Ridl.  
                                  Species Cyathea lamoureuxii W. Takeuchi  
                                  Species Cyathea lamprocaulis (Christ) Ching  
                                  Species Cyathea lasiosora (Mett. ex Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea lastii Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea latebrosa (Wall. ex Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea latevagans (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea lathamii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea latipinnula Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea lechleri Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea ledermannii Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea leichhardtiana (F. Muell.) Copel. – prickly tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea lepidoclada (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea lepifera (J. Sm. ex Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea leprieurii (Kunze) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea leptochlamys Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea leschenaultiana Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea leucofolis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea leucolepis Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea leucolepismata Alston  
                                  Species Cyathea leucotricha Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea lewisii (C.V. Morton & Proctor) Proctor  
                                  Species Cyathea liesneri A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea ligulata Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea lindeniana C. Presl  
                                  Species Cyathea lindigii (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea lindsayana Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea lisyae Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea lockwoodiana (P.G. Windisch) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea loerzingii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea loheri Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea longipes Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea longipinnata Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea longispina Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea lunulata (G. Forst.) Copel. – tsatsa 
                                  Species Cyathea lurida (Blume) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea macarthurii (F. Muell.) Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea macgillivrayi (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea macgregorii F. Muell.  
                                  Species Cyathea macrocarpa (C. Presl) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea macrophylla Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea macropoda Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea macrosora (Baker ex Thurn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea madagascarica Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea madagascariensis Kaulf.  
                                  Species Cyathea magna Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea magnifolia Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea maguirei (R.M. Tryon) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea manniana Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea mapahuwensis M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea marattioides Willd.  
                                  Species Cyathea X marcescens N.A. Wakef. – skirted tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea marginalis (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea marginata (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea marshalliana Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea masapilidensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea mastersiana L. Linden  
                                  Species Cyathea media W.H. Wagner & Grether  
                                  Species Cyathea medullaris (G. Forst.) Sw. – black tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea megalosora Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea melanacantha Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea melanocaula Desv.  
                                  Species Cyathea melleri (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea mello-baroetoi (Brade) comb. ined.  
                                  Species Cyathea meridensis H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea meridionalis Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea mertensiana (Kunze) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea mesosora Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea metteniana (Hance) C. Chr. & Tardieu  
                                  Species Cyathea mettenii H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea mexiae Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea mexicana Schltdl. & Cham.  
                                  Species Cyathea microchlamys Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea microdonta (Desv.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea microlepidota Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea microphylla Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea microphylloides Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea mildbraedii (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea milnei Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea minor D.C. Eaton  
                                  Species Cyathea minuta Murillo & Murillo  
                                  Species Cyathea miquelii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea modesta (Baker) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea moluccana R. Br.  
                                  Species Cyathea monilifera (J. Sm.) comb. ined.  
                                  Species Cyathea monticola C. Presl  
                                  Species Cyathea X moralesiana A. Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea moranii Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea moseleyi Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea mossambicensis Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea mucilagina R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea muelleri Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea multiflora Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea multisegmenta R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea munita Willd. ex Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea muricata Willd.  
                                  Species Cyathea murkelensis M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea mutica (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea myosuroides (Liebm.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea myriotricha (Baker) R.C. Moran & J. Prado  
                                  Species Cyathea nanna (Barrington) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea neblinae A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea negrosiana Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea nephele Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea nervosa (Maxon) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea nesiotica (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea nicklesii (Tardieu & Ballard) Tindl.  
                                  Species Cyathea nicobarica N.P. Balakr. & R.D. Dixit  
                                  Species Cyathea nigricans Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea nigripes (C. Chr.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea nigrolineata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea nigropaleata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea nilgirensis Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea nockii Jenman  
                                  Species Cyathea nodulifera R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea notabilis (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea nothofagorum Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea novae-caledoniae (Mett.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea obliqua Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea obnoxia Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea obscura (Scort. ex Bedd.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea obtecta Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea obtusa (Kaulf.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea obtusiloba Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea odonelliana Alston  
                                  Species Cyathea ogurae Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea ohaensis M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea oinops Hassk.  
                                  Species Cyathea onusta Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea oosora Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea orientalis (Kunze) Moore  
                                  Species Cyathea orthogonalis Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea pachyrrhachis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea pacifica Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea palaciosii R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea paladensis Hieron.  
                                  Species Cyathea pallescens (Sodiro) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea pallidipaleata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea pansamalana (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea papuana (Ridl.) Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea parianensis (P.G. Windisch) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea parksiae Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea parva Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea parvifolia Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea parvipinna Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea parvula (Jenman) Domin – small treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea pastoensis Kuhn  
                                  Species Cyathea patellifera Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea patens H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea pauciflora (Kuhn) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea paucifolia Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea peladensis (Hieron.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea percrassa C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea perpelvigera Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea perpunctulata (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea perrieriana C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea persquamulifera (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea pervilleana Fée  
                                  Species Cyathea petiolata (Hook.) R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea phalaenolepis (C. Chr.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea phalerata Mart.  
                                  Species Cyathea phegopteroides (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea philippinensis Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea physolepidota Alston  
                                  Species Cyathea pichinchae C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea pilosissima (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea pilulifera Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea pinnula (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea plagiostegia Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea planadae N.C. Arens & A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea platylepis (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea plicata Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea podophylla (Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea poeppigii (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea polliculi Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea polycarpa Jungh.  
                                  Species Cyathea polypoda Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea polystichoides (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea poolii (C. Chr.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea portoana (Brade) comb. ined.  
                                  Species Cyathea portoricensis Spreng. ex Kuhn  
                                  Species Cyathea povedae A Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea praeceps A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea praecincta (Kunze) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea praetermissa Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea princeps E. Mayer  
                                  Species Cyathea procera Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea propinqua Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea pruinosa Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea pseudobellisquamata Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea pseudomuelleri Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea pseudonanna (L.D. Gómez) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea puberula Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea pubescens Mett. ex Kuhn  
                                  Species Cyathea pukuana M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea pulcherrima Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea punctata R.C. Moran & B. Øllg.  
                                  Species Cyathea punctulata (Alderw.) Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea pungens (Willd.) Domin – spiny treefern 
                                  Species Cyathea pycnoneura Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea pygmaea L.  
                                  Species Cyathea quindiuensis H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea quitensis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea raciborskii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea raiateensis (J.W. Moore) comb. ined.  
                                  Species Cyathea ramisora Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea ramispina (Hook.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea ramispinoides M. Kato  
                                  Species Cyathea rapaensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea rebeccae (F. Muell.) Domin – black tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea recommutata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea recurvata (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea reginae (P.G. Windisch) A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea remotifolia Bonap.  
                                  Species Cyathea retanae A. Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea revoluta Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea rigens Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea robertsiana (F. Muell.) Domin – lacy tree fern, slender tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea robinsonii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea robusta (C. Moore ex Watts) Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea rojasiana Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea roraimensis (Domin) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea roroka Hovenkamp  
                                  Species Cyathea rosenstockii Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea rouhaniana Rakotondr. & Janssen  
                                  Species Cyathea rubella Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea rubiginosa (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea rufa (Fée) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea rufescens (Mett. ex Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea rufopannosa Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea ruiziana Klotzsch  
                                  Species Cyathea rumphii Desv.  
                                  Species Cyathea runensis Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea rupestris Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea saccata Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea sagittifolia (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea salletii Tardieu & C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea salvinii (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea samoensis Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea sangirensis (Christ) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea sarasinorum Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea scabra Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea scabriuscula (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea scandens (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea schenckii Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea schiedeana (C. Presl) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea schlechteri (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea schliebenii Reimers  
                                  Species Cyathea schlimii (Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea sechellarum Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea semiamplectens Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea senex Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea senilis (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea serpens (R.M. Tryon) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea serratifolia Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea sessifolia (Jenman) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea X sessilifolia (Jenman) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea setchellii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea setifera Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea setosa (Kaulf.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea setulosa Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea sibuyanensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea similis C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea simplex R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea simulans (Baker) Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea singularis (Stolze) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea sinops Racib.  
                                  Species Cyathea sinuata Hook. & Grev.  
                                  Species Cyathea sipapoensis (R.M. Tryon) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea sledgei Ranil, Pushpak. & Fraser-Jenk.  
                                  Species Cyathea X smithiana A. Rojas  
                                  Species Cyathea smithii Hook. f. – soft tree fern 
                                  Species Cyathea solomonensis Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea speciosa Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.  
                                  Species Cyathea spectabilis (Kunze) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea spinulosa Wall. ex Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea squamata (Klotzsch) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea squamipes H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea squamulata (Blume) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea squamulosa (I. Losch) R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea squarrosa (Rosenst.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea srilankensis Ranil  
                                  Species Cyathea stelligera Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea sternbergii Sternb.  
                                  Species Cyathea steyermarkii R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Cyathea stipitipinnula Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea stokesii E.D. Br.  
                                  Species Cyathea stolzeana (L.D. Gómez) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea stolzei A.R. Sm. ex Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea straminea H. Karst.  
                                  Species Cyathea strigillosa (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea strigosa Christ  
                                  Species Cyathea stubelii Hieron.  
                                  Species Cyathea subdubia (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea subincisa (Kunze) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea subindusiata Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea submarginalis (Domin) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea subsessilis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea subtripinnata Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea subulata (Alderw.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea suluensis Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea sumatrana Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea suprapilosa Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea suprastrigosa (Christ) Maxon  
                                  Species Cyathea surinamensis (Miq.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea sylvatica Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea tahitensis (Brack.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea taiwanense Kuo  
                                  Species Cyathea tenera (J. Sm. ex Hook.) T. Moore – helecho gigante 
                                  Species Cyathea tenggerensis (Rosenst.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea tenuicaulis Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea tepuiana Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea ternatea Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea teysmannii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea thelypteroides A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea thomsonii Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea thwaitesii (Bedd.) Sledge  
                                  Species Cyathea thysanolepis (Barrington) A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea tomentosa (Blume) Zoll. & Moritzi  
                                  Species Cyathea tomentosissima Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea tortuosa R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea trachypoda Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea traillii (Baker) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea trichodesma (Scort.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea trichomanoides Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea trichophora Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea trinitensis (Jenman) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea tripinnata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea tripinnatifida Roxb.  
                                  Species Cyathea truncata (Brack.) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea tryoniana (Gastony) C. Nelson, Gamarra & Fern. Casas  
                                  Species Cyathea tryonorum (Riba) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea tsaratananensis C. Chr.  
                                  Species Cyathea tsilotsilensis Tardieu  
                                  Species Cyathea tungurahuae Sodiro  
                                  Species Cyathea tussacii Desv.  
                                  Species Cyathea tuyamae H. Ohba  
                                  Species Cyathea uleana (A. Samp.) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea ulei (Christ) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea universitatis (Vareschi) Christenh.  
                                  Species Cyathea urbanii Brause  
                                  Species Cyathea ursina (Maxon) Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea valdecrenata Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea valdesquamata Janssen & Rakotondr.  
                                  Species Cyathea van-gaerdtii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea vandeusenii Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea varians (R.C. Moran) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea vaupelii Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea vaupensis (P.G. Windisch) Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea veitchiana Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea velaminosa Diels  
                                  Species Cyathea venezuelensis A.R. Sm. ex Lellinger  
                                  Species Cyathea venosa Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea vernicosa Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea verrucosa Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea vieillardii Mett.  
                                  Species Cyathea viguieri Tardieu  
                                  Species Cyathea vilhelmii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea villosa Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.  
                                  Species Cyathea vittata Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea walkerae Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea wallacei (Kuhn) Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea weatherbyana (C.V. Morton) C.V. Morton  
                                  Species Cyathea welwitschii Hook.  
                                  Species Cyathea wendlandii (Mett. ex Kuhn) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea wengiensis (Brause) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea werffii R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Cyathea werneri Rosenst.  
                                  Species Cyathea whitmeei Baker  
                                  Species Cyathea williamsii (Maxon) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea wilsonii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea X wilsonii (Hook.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea windischiana A.R. Sm.  
                                  Species Cyathea wolfii Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea womersleyi Holttum  
                                  Species Cyathea woodlarkensis Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea woodwardioides Kaulf.  
                                  Species Cyathea woollsiana (F. Muell.) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea xantholepis (Christ ex Diels) Domin  
                                  Species Cyathea xenoxyla Lehnert  
                                  Species Cyathea zamboangana Copel.  
                                  Species Cyathea zollingeriana Alderw.  
                                  Species Cyathea zongoensis Lehnert  
                                  Species Sphaeropteris macarenensis (Alston) R.M. Tryon  
                                  Species Sphaeropteris mollicula (Maxon) R.M. Tryon  
       

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  Source: Checklist of CITES Species Part 2 History of CITES listings, CD-ROM (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: UNEP-WCMC (Comps.) 2011. Checklist of CITES species (CD-ROM). CITES Secretariat, Geneva, Switzerland, and UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISBN 2-88323-030-7. Available online at http://www.cites.org/eng/resources/pub/checklist11/index.html or from CITES Secretariat, Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genève, Switzerland   
  Reference for: Cyathea   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Cyathea   
       
  Source: Polypodiopsida of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Cyathea   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Cyathea   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
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  Comment: CITES: Appendix II adopted at the 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Gigiri, 2000) per 2011 Checklist of CITES Species Part 2 History of CITES listings published with amendments to the Appendices and changes in standard scientific nomenclature following the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Doha, 2010). For current status see CITES.org  
 

 

   

 
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