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Vernacular names of plants within the Order Cyatheales

Cooper's cyathea
alsophila
cnemidaria
cyatheaes
dicksonias
fern
hapu'u
hapu'u li
helecho gigante
lophosoria
manfern
treefern

Hierarchical position of the Order Cyatheales

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
  
   Divisio  Polypodiophyta Cronquist
syn. Filicinophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm., Taxon 15: 133. Apr 1966.
common name: ferns
  
   Subdivisio  Polypodiophytina Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
  
   Classis  Polypodiopsida Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm., Taxon 15: 133. Apr 1966.
  
   Subclassis  Polypodiidae Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm., Taxon 15: 133. Apr 1966.
  
   Ordo  Cyatheales A.B. Frank in Leunis
pub. Syn. Pflanzenk., ed. 2, 3: 1453. 1877.
  

Named members of the Order Cyatheales

1
   Subordo  Cyatheineae Bessey
pub. Bot. High Schools: 376. Mai-Sep 1880.
  
 
2
   Familia  Cheiropleuriaceae Nakai
pub. Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 42: 210. Apr 1928.
3
   Familia  Culcitaceae Pic. Serm.
pub. Webbia 24: 702. 28 Apr 1970.
4
   Familia  Cyatheaceae Kaulf.
pub. Wesen Farrenkr.: [119]. Jul-Sep 1827.
common name: Cyatheaes
5
   Familia  Dicksoniaceae (Gaud.) M.R. Schomb.
pub. Reis. Br.-Guiana 2: 1047. 12-15 Jul 1848, nom. cons.
common name: Dicksonias
  
6
   Familia  Dipteridaceae (Diels) Seward & E. Dale
pub. Philos. Trans., ser. B, 194: 487, 499, 502. Dec 1901.
7
   Familia  Lophosoriaceae Pic. Serm.
pub. Webbia 24: 700. 28 Apr 1970.
8
   Familia  Metaxyaceae Pic. Serm.
pub. Webbia 24: 701. 28 Apr 1970.
9
   Familia  Thyrsopteridaceae C. Presl
pub. Gefässübundel Farrn: 22, 38. 1847.

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

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