Asplenium monanthes, single-sorus spleenwort. Copper plate by Daniel Mackenzie from the original drawing by Sydney Parkinson made during Captain James Cook's first voyage across the Pacific, 1768-1771
Apomixis in ferns: Asplenium monanthes complex
Apomixis occurs in some lineages of ferns but its general role in the assembling of modern fern diversity is poorly understood. In this project the evolution of apomixis is studied in the Asplenium monanthes complex.