Monographs Details: Trichomanes subsessile Splitg.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1984. The Botany of the Guyana Highland - Part XII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 38: 1-84.
Family:Hymenophyllaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - General distribution. Eastem Venezuela and Surinam.Guayana Highland distribution. Hemiepiphytic on tree trunks. VENEZUELA.Edo. Bolivar: Cerro Guaiquinima, 1100 m , Maguire 33127 (NY); Chimanta Massif,SW-facing sandstone bluffs of Chimanta-tepui (Torono-tepui), 1700 m , Steyermark75487 (F, U S ) ; Chimanta Massif, between c a m p 3 and c a m p 4, vicinity of Stream between NW part of Abacapa-tepui and Apacara-tepui, 1200-1600 m,Steyermark 75158 (F, NY , US ) ; SW part of Cerro Venamo near the Guyanaborder, 900-1000 m , Steyermark, Dunsterville & Dunsterville 92846 (US, V E N ) ;S-facing slopes of Ptari-tepui, 1500-1520m, Steyermark 59458 (US); Ilu-tepui,1400 m , Maguire 33206 ( NY , US) .

Discussion:

Type. "In sylvis Parensibus ad tmncos arborum," Surinam, Splitgerber (holotype L not seen Rehder photo).

Formerly this species was confused with T. ankersii or with the Brazilian- Guyanian T. pedicellatum Desv.

Formerly this species was confused with T. ankersii or with the Brazilian- Guyanian T. pedicellatum Desv

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Suriname South America| Guyana South America|