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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Phegopteris

limestone polypody
scented oak fern

Hierarchical position of the Genus Phegopteris

   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  Thelypteridaceae Pic. Serm.
pub. Webbia 24: 709. 28 Apr 1970.
   Genus  Phegopteris Fee
common name: beechfern

Named members of the Genus Phegopteris

   Species  connectilis (Michx.) Watt
common name: long beechfern
   Species  dryopteris (L.) Fée
syn. Gymnocarpium dryopteris
   Species  hexagonoptera (Michx.) Fée
common name: broad beechfern
   Species  polypodioides Fée
syn. Phegopteris connectilis
   Species  robertiana (Hoffmann) A. Braun ex Aschers.
syn. Gymnocarpium robertianum
common name: scented oak fern, limestone polypody

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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