Asplenium brevisorum Wall. published in Numer. List (Wallich) #220 in 1828 but without a description (nom. nudum.) Description given for Asplenium brevisorum Wall. ex Hook. published in Sp. Fil. 3: 229 in 1860. Moore published in Index Fil. (T. Moore) 117 in 1859, showing Asplenium brevisorum as a synonym of Athyrium brevisorum in the Asplenium category but he omitted it from the Athyrium category.
Accepted name is Athyrium brevisorum (Wall.) Bedd.