Angiopteris (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Angelica
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Angiopteris (Sturtevant, 1919)
Angraecum


Angiopteris erecta Hoffm.

Filices.

A fern of India, the Asiastic and Polynesian Islands. The caudex, as also the thick part of the stipes, is of a mealy and mucilaginous nature and is eaten by the natives in times of scarcity.