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Adenophorus is a genus of grammitid ferns in the family Polypodiaceae. There are thirteen species and two hybrids, all endemic to Hawaii.[1]

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Adenophorus tamariscinus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Class: Polypodiopsida
Order: Polypodiales
(unranked): Eupolypods I
Family: Polypodiaceae
Subfamily: Grammitidoideae
Genus: Adenophorus

13, see text

Species include:[2]


  1. ^ Ranker, T. A. (1992). Adenophorus x carsonii hyb. nov. (Grammitidaceae): A new endemic hybrid from the island of Hawaii. Novon 2:4 408-10.
  2. ^ Ranker, T. A., et al. (2003). Molecular phylogenetics and evolution of the endemic Hawaiian genus Adenophorus (Grammitidaceae). Archived 2011-07-21 at the Wayback Machine Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 26 337-47.