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Family: POLYPODIACEAE 

 Solanopteris bifrons
 

Photo from MoBot.

  
Author:  Edwin Bingham Copeland 1951
Family:  Polypodiaceae
Habitat:  South America
Soil:  Epiphyte
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  2,5 centimetres
Height:  15 centimetres
"Flower":  Green
Reproduction:  Spores/Bulbs
Pop names:  Potato Fern
Synonyms:  Polypodium bifrons, William Jackson Hooker 1859. Might be: Microgramma bifrons (Hook.) Lellinger 1977
This member of the Polypodiaceae family was given this name by Edwin Bingham Copeland in 1951. It is found in South America, growing in trees as an epiphyte with some water and some sun. The bulbs will grow up to 2,5 centimetres in diameter, the leaves to 15 centimetres length.

Seen on IPNI as a member of the Pteridophyta  family.