Somatic Embryogenesis and Somatic Embryo Cryopreservation of the Tree-Fern Cyathea Delgadii Sternb.

  • Karolina TomiczakEmail author
  • Małgorzata Grzyb
  • Jan J. Rybczyński
  • Anna Mikuła
Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 85)


Cyathea delgadii Sternb. belongs to the Cyathea clade of the genus Cyathea, family Cyatheaceae, also known as Scaly Tree-Ferns. It is one of the many evergreen, non-seasonal tree-fern species from Central and South America, which grow in gallery, montane, cloud and rain forests, as well as in open locations and along paths in Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela, Columbia, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karolina Tomiczak
    • 1
    Email author
  • Małgorzata Grzyb
    • 1
  • Jan J. Rybczyński
    • 1
  • Anna Mikuła
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plant Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of SciencesBotanical Garden—Center for Biological Diversity Conservation in PowsinWarsawPoland

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