The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

enfrdeitjaptrues

Diplazium laffanianum

 

Author
(Bak.) C. Chr. (Ind. 234 1905. 1905)
Synonym/s
Asplenium laffanianum Baker (year?)
Common Name/s
Governor Laffan(’s) fern
Locality
Bermuda
Last Record
1905 (Britton, 1918)
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/56605187/0]Extinct in the Wild[/url]
Vanishing Flora forum thread
https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3144/diplazium-laffanianum
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Baker, J. G. (1882). [description of [i]Diplazium laffanianum[/i]]. Gardener's Chronicle 51: 673.
 
Britton, N. (1918). Flora of Bermuda. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 585 pp.
 
Copeland, A. and Malcolm, P. (2014). Diplazium laffanianum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 17 July 2014.
 
From, Margaret M. (2010). [url=https://www.plants2020.net/document/0200/]Conservation Status and re-introduction of Bermuda’s Governor Laffan fern-an endangered endemic[/url], pp. 316-318. In: Soorae, P. S. (ed.). Global Re-introduction Perspectives: Additional case-studies from around the globe. Abu Dhabi, UAE: IUCN/SSC Re-introduction Specialist Group. xii + 352 pp. [automatic download]
 
Otto, Virginia. (1982). [url=https://amerfernsoc.org/ffa/Fiddlehead%20Forum/FF%20Volume%201-10/v9no3.pdf]The Brink of Extinction[/url]. Fiddlehead Forum (Bulletin of the American Fern Society) 9(3): 17.
 
Procter, D. and Fleming, L. V. (eds.). (1999). Biodiversity: the UK Overseas Territories. Peterborough, Joint Nature Conservation Committee.
 
Sarkis, S. (2010). [url=https://static1.squarespace.com/static/501134e9c4aa430673203999/t/558acdf5e4b04804de5ab6f1/1435160053696/Fern+Recovery+Plan_2010.pdf]Recovery plan for six fern species from Bermuda ([i]Diplazium laffanianum[/i] (Baker) C. Chr., [i]Goniopteris bermudiana[/i] (Baker) comb., [i]Ctenitis sloanei[/i] (Poepp. Ex Spreng.), [i]Asplenium heterochroum[/i] Kunze, [i]Asplenium dentatum[/i] L., [i]Rumohra adiantiformis[/i] (G. Forst.) J.)[/url]. Department of Conservation Services, Government of Bermuda. 27 pp.
 
https://www.conservation.bm/governor-laffans-fern/
 
https://www.bermudasun.bm/Content/NEWS/Environment/Article/How-endangered-fern-was-saved-from-extinction/24/898/71027