Elaphoglossum brevipes is a species of herb in the family wood ferns. They are native to SãO Paulo, Mata Atlântica, Paraná, and Minas Gerais. They have simple leaves. They have alternation of generations.
Definition: The important feature of homospory is the four fold division involved in spore production, this takes the form of either a tetrahedra which gives a trilete (Y shaped scar) spore or a tetragon which gives a monolete (single linear scar) spore.
Definition: The institution that holds a type specimen for a given species. The recommended best practice is to use the identifier in a collections registry such as the Biodiversity Collections Index (http://www.biodiversitycollectionsindex.org/).