Data on mating systems for homosporous ferns. Ploidy, general region (temperate or tropical), and growth habit (epiphyte or terrestrial) are given. Sib % and isolate % are the percentages of gametophytes that produced sporophytes either in sibling pairs or when...
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Happy #FernFriday! The highlight for #51WeeksOfPteridophytes is the family Dicksoniaceae! This is another family of tree ferns with 3 genera and around 35 species. Dicksonia antarctica (pictured here) is a well-known representative of this group. PC: JJ Harrison 1/
Looking forward to this talk about global patterns of #fern diversity featuring work done by @westo_fernnerd @frondley_fern & @MichaelSundue https://twitter.com/Biogeography/status/1386764561555107841
In 2 days: Our next Funk Lecture on Biogeography, with Michael Sundue: 'Using Large-Scale Integrative Analyses to Understand Global Patterns of Fern Diversity'. Join us if you can by registering at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/9316173113622/WN_WmDpWSQZR-GO5GuHgaH-CQ #FunkLecture #biogeography Wed April 28th, Noon EDT