Monographs Details: Anemia buniifolia (Gardner) Moore
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1969. The botany of the Guayana Highland-part VIII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 18: 1-290.
Family:Anemiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - buniifolia (Gardn.) Reed, Bol. Soc. Brot. II. 21: 158. 1948.Distribution. Brazil, Venezuela, and Colombia. On and under rocks in the centralportion of the Guayana Highland. C O L O M B I A . Vaupes: Mesa de Yambi, RioKaruru, Schultes & Cabrera 19144 (US). V E N E Z U E L A . Amazonas: Cerro Moriche,east side, Maguire, Cowan, & Wurdack 30841 (NY, U S ) ; Cerro Yapacana, alt 150 m,Maguire & Wurdack 34583 (NY, U S ) ; Cerro Duida, slope of Esmeralda Ridge, alt100 m, Tate 231 (US); between Esmeralda and base of Cerro Duida, alt 150 m,Steyermark 57734 (US); Cerro Duida, Culebra peak and slopes, alt 480 m , Maguire& Maguire 29104 (NY, US).

Discussion:

Coptophyllum buniifolium Gardn., Lond. Jour. Bot. 1: 133. 1842. Type. "In saxosis in summitatem montis Serra de Natividade, Provinciae Goyazanae," Brazil, Gardner 4084 (K not seen; isotype P not seen, photo 3507 US).

Mohria buniifolia (Gardn.) J. Smith, Lond. Jour. Bot. 2: 388. 1843.

Aneimia dichotoma Gardn. ex Presl, Suppl. Tent. Pterid. 80. 1845. Based on Coptophyllum buniifolium Gardn.

Aneimia tenuifolia Presl, Abh. Bohm. Ges. V, 5: 327, t. III, f. 17. 1848. Type. "Habitat in Brasiha" (not seen). I have followed J. T. Mickel (Iowa State Jour. Sci. 36 : 400 1962) in placing this name

Hemainemia buniifolia (Gardn.) Reed, Bol.Soc. Brot. II. 21 158. 1948

Distribution:Brazil South America| Colombia South America| Venezuela South America| Guyana South America|