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Vernacular names of plants within the Class Psilotopsida

Whisk Ferns

Hierarchical position of the Class Psilotopsida

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Psilotophyta Heintze
syn. Pteridophyta
pub. Cormofyt. Fylog.: 22. 1927.
common name: wisk ferns
   Subdivisio  Psilotophytina Tippo ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Classis  Psilotopsida D.H. Scott
pub. Stud. Foss. Pl., ed. 2: 616, 631, 632. 1909.

Named members of the Class Psilotopsida

   Subclassis  Psilotidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Psilotales Engl.
pub. Syllabus: 58. Apr 1892.

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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   Wild & cultivated plants of the world



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