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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Helminthostachys


Hierarchical position of the Genus Helminthostachys

   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 Thom�
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
   Subfamilia  Helminthostachyoideae C. Presl
pub. Suppl. Tent. Pterid.: 58. late 1845.
   Tribus  Helminthostachyeae (C. Presl) Bommer
pub. Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belg. 5: 560. Jan-Oct 1867.
   Genus  Helminthostachys Kaulf.
pub. (1824)
common name: helminthostachys

Named members of the Genus Helminthostachys

   Species  zeylanica (L.) Hook.
common name: kamraj

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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