Table 1

Code and origin of parent plants used to obtain spores.

Species

Plant

Focus4

Locality

Habitat type

No. of ind.5


ASPS

AS11

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 1

Soil, on trench slope

206

AS22

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 2

Soil, on trench slope

328

AS33

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 3

Soil, on trench slope

262


RC

NF

Rue de Caster, Li├Ęge, Belgium

Calcareous soil

> 200


ASPT

AT1

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 1

Soil, on trench slope

9

AT2

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 2

Soil, on trench slope

9

Eck

F

Eckelrade, Limburg, The Netherlands

Old garden wall

> 50


B

NF

Bromney Common, London, UK

Old church wall

> 100


POLS

PS1

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 1

Soil, on trench slope

15

PS2

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 2

Soil, on trench slope

110


BRS

F/NF

obtained from Henk Braam B.V., fern grower

unknown

?


POLA

PA1

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 1

Soil, on trench slope

31

PA2

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 2

Soil, on trench slope

112

PA3

F

Kuinderbos, Flevoland, The Netherlands, site 3

Soil, on trench slope

74

SG

F

Schone Grub, Limburg, The Netherlands

Calcareous soil

10


BRA

NF

obtained from Henk Braam B.V., fern grower

unknown

?


ASPS = Asplenium scolopendrium, ASPT = Asplenium trichomanes subsp. quadrivalens, POLS = Polystichum setiferum, POLA = Polystichum aculeatum

1The same site was also sampled by Wubs et al. [30], but plants differ2Wubs et al. [30] used the same parent plant in their study, with code KB-4

3Wubs et al. [30] used the same parent plant in their study, with code KB-12

4 F: gametophytes used as focal individuals (see text); NF: gametophytes used as non-focal individuals on paired dishes (inbreeding level II)

5The number of individuals present at the site where the plant was collected

de Groot et al. BMC Plant Biology 2012 12:3   doi:10.1186/1471-2229-12-3

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