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[ Filipendula ] [ Filix ] [ Filix-Foemina ]

Hierarchical position of the Genus Filix

   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  Ophioglossopsida Thomé
pub. 1874
   Subclassis  Ophioglossidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: eusporangiate ferns
   Ordo  Ophioglossales Newman
pub. Hist. Brit. Ferns: 6, 15. 1840.
common name: moonwort
   Familia  Ophioglossaceae (R. Br.) C. Agardh
pub. Aphor. Bot. (8): 113. 19 Jun 1822.
common name: Grape-ferns
   Genus  Filix Ség.
pub. (1754)

Named members of the Genus Filix

   Species  bulbifera (L.) Underwood
syn. Cystopteris bulbifera
   Species  fragilis (L.) Underwood
syn. Cystopteris fragilis
   Species  montana (Lam.) Underwood
syn. Cystopteris montana

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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