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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Psilotaceae


Hierarchical position of the Family Psilotaceae

   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.
   Subclassis  Psilotidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Psilotales Engl.
pub. Syllabus: 58. Apr 1892.
   Subordo  Psilotineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 64. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Psilotaceae Eichler
pub. Syllabus, ed. 4: 22. 1886.
common name: Whisk Ferns

Named members of the Family Psilotaceae

   Tribus  Psiloteae Willk.
pub. Anleit. Stud. Bot. 2: 163. Feb 1854.
   Genus  Bernhardia Willd. ex Bernh.
syn. Psilotum Sw.
   Genus  Psilotum Sw.
pub. (1801)
common name: whisk fern
   Genus  Tristeca P.Beauv.
syn. Psilotum Sw.
   Genus  Tmespiteris Bernh.
pub. (1801)

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.

For an index to other topics see

   Plant families



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