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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Matteuccia

shuttlecock fern

Hierarchical position of the Genus Matteuccia

   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  Woodsiaceae (A. Gray) Herter
pub. Revista Sudamer. Bot. 9: 14. Jun 1949.
   Genus  Matteuccia Tod.
common name: ostrich fern

Named members of the Genus Matteuccia

   Species  pensylvanica (Willd.) Raymond
syn. Matteuccia struthiopteris
   Species  struthiopteris (L.) Todaro
common name: shuttlecock fern
   Varietas  pensylvanica (Willd.) Morton
syn. Matteuccia struthiopteris
   Varietas  pubescens (Terry) Clute
syn. Matteuccia struthiopteris

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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