Monographs Details: Asplenium cuspidatum var. foeniculaceum (Kunth) C.V.Morton & Lellinger
Authority: Morton, Conrad V. & Lellinger, David B. 1966. The Polypodiaceae subfamily Asplenioideae in Venezuela. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 1-49.
Family:Aspleniaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Colombia to Bolivia (the Bolivian form -A. auritutti var. davallioides Rosenst. Repert. Sp. Nov. Fedde 5: 232. 1908, type Unduavi, North Yungas, Bolivia, 3300 m, Buchtien 903 pp., isotype US - may be slightly different).

Discussion:

Asplenium foeniculaceum H.B.K., Nov. Gen. & Sp. 1: 15. 1815. Type: “Crescit in umbrosis Novae Andalusiae, locis temperatis," Humboldt & Bonpland (holotype P. photograph 3312: isotypes, Herb. Willdenow 19860, 19925, B, photographs by Tryon, US) . The last cited specimen bears the name A. quitense, evidently an unpublished name of Willdenow, withdrawn in favor of A. foeniculaceum.

Asplenium fragrans Swartz var. foeniculaceum (H. B. K.) Hook. Sp. Fil. 3: 181. 1860.

Distribution:Colombia South America| Bolivia South America| United States of America North America|