Taxonomic status and distribution of the critically endangered Christmas Island spleenwort (Asplenium listeri, Aspleniaceae): it is not as rare as we thought
Daniel J Ohlsen, Leon R Perrie, Lara D Shepherd, Michael J Bayly
Australian Systematic Botany | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2014
Awarded by Bush Blitz Research Grant from the Australian Biological Resources Study
We thank Alasdair Grigg and Braydon Moloney for providing specimens from Christmas Island and Patrick Brownsey for involvement in a broader Aspleniaceae project that this study was part of. Plant collecting permits were provided by Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population & Communities and the Department of Environment and Resource Management. This study was funded by a Bush Blitz Research Grant (BBR210-25) from the Australian Biological Resources Study, with support from The School of Botany Foundation, The University of Melbourne. This study forms part of Daniel J. Ohlsen's PhD project, supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award. Alasdair Grigg also provided the photograph used in Fig. 1A.