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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Bolbitis


Hierarchical position of the Genus Bolbitis

   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  Aspleniales Pic. Serm. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 72. 29 Apr 1996.
   Familia  Lomariopsidaceae Alston
pub. Taxon 5: 25. 25 Mar 1956.
   Genus  Bolbitis Schott
pub. (1835)
common name: creepingfern

Named members of the Genus Bolbitis

   Species  aliena (Sw.) Alston
common name: diamond creepingfern
   Species  cladorrhizans (Spreng.) Ching
syn. Bolbitis portoricensis
   Species  nicotianifolia (Sw.) Alston
common name: thinleaf creepingfern
   Species  pergamentacea (Maxon) Ching
common name: woodland creepingfern
   Species  portoricensis (Spreng.) Hennipman
common name: Puerto Rico creepingfern

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.


Last reviewed October 31, 2004   


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