A new species in Pteridaceae, Pteris changjiangensis X.L. Zheng & F.W. Xing (sect. Pteris) from Hainan Island, China, is described and illustrated. It is similar to P. simplex and P. subsimplex in appearance, but differs by having an adscendent, tenuous rhizome, homomorphic, separate and simple fronds, and a preference to calcareous habitat.
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Vol. 47 • No. 2