Cyatheaceae Kaulf.
Alsophila excelsa R.Br. ex Endl. , legitimate, scientific
Endlicher, S.F.L. (1833), Prodromus Florae Norfolkicae: 16 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Crescit in insula Norfolk. (Ferd. Bauer.)"
  • Comment: Endlicher refers to "R.Brown prod. 158 in not." but the name occurs there without a description.
Moore, T. (1857), Index Filicum 4: 50 [secondary reference]
Hooker, W.J. & Baker, J.G. (1866), Synopsis Filicum Edn. 1, 2: 40 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1874), Handbook to the Ferns of Queensland: 56 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1875), Census of the plants of Tasmania, instituted in 1875. Monthly Notices of Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1874: 95 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 137 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1891), Contributions to the Queensland flora. Botany Bulletin. Department of Agriculture, Queensland 2: 22 [basionym]
basionym of: Alsophila australis var. excelsa (R.Br. ex Endl.) F.M.Bailey legitimate
Bailey, F.M. (1902), The Queensland Flora 6: 1949 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 640 [secondary reference]
common name: Fern-tree [n/a]
Domin, K. (October 1914), Beitrage zur Flora und Pflanzengeographie Australiens. Bibliotheca Botanica 20(85): 31, Fig. 6 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Alsophila australis var. excelsa (R.Br. ex Endl.) F.M.Bailey legitimate taxonomic synonym: Alsophila hilliana F.Muell. legitimate
Domin, K. (1929), Pteridophyta: 262 [replaced synonym]
replaced synonym of: Cyathea brownii Domin legitimate
Tindale, M.D. (26 June 1956), The Cyatheaceae of Australia. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 2(4): 359 [misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Hooker, W.J. & Baker, J.G. (1866), Synopsis Filicum Edn. 1, 2: 40
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 137
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Bailey, F.M. (1902), The Queensland Flora 6: 1949
Tryon, R. (1970), Contributions of the Gray Herbarium of Harvard University 200: 24 [basionym]
basionym of: Sphaeropteris excelsa (R.Br. ex Endl.) R.M.Tryon legitimate
Green, P.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1994), Norfolk Island & Lord Howe Island. Flora of Australia 49: 582 [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Cyathea brownii Domin legitimate
Bostock, P.D. in McCarthy, P.M. (ed.) (1998), Cyatheaceae. Flora of Australia 48: 203 [misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Moore, T. (1857), Index Filicum 4: 50
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Hooker, W.J. & Baker, J.G. (1866), Synopsis Filicum Edn. 1, 2: 40
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 137
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Bailey, F.M. (1902), The Queensland Flora 6: 1949
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Cyathea brownii Domin legitimate
CHAH (31 July 2018), Australian Plant Census: - [misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Moore, T. (1857), Index Filicum 4: 50
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Hooker, W.J. & Baker, J.G. (1866), Synopsis Filicum Edn. 1, 2: 40
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 137
[misapplied]
misapplied to: Cyathea cooperi (Hook. ex F.Muell.) Domin legitimate by Bailey, F.M. (1902), The Queensland Flora 6: 1949
Field, A.R. (2 January 2020), Classification and typification of Australian lycophytes and ferns based on Pteridophyte Phylogeny Group classification PPG I. Australian Systematic Botany 33(1): 37 [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Sphaeropteris excelsa (R.Br. ex Endl.) R.M.Tryon legitimate