⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50147257, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Dicranopteris linearis var. alternans (Mett.) Holttum.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50147257) with original publication details: Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavum 1: 51 51 1863.