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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Psilotum


Hierarchical position of the Genus Psilotum

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Psilotophyta Heintze
syn. Pteridophyta
pub. Cormofyt. Fylog.: 22. 1927.
common name: wisk ferns
   Subdivisio  Psilotophytina Tippo ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Classis  Psilotopsida D.H. Scott
pub. Stud. Foss. Pl., ed. 2: 616, 631, 632. 1909.
   Subclassis  Psilotidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Psilotales Engl.
pub. Syllabus: 58. Apr 1892.
   Subordo  Psilotineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 64. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Psilotaceae Eichler
pub. Syllabus, ed. 4: 22. 1886.
common name: Whisk Ferns
   Tribus  Psiloteae Willk.
pub. Anleit. Stud. Bot. 2: 163. Feb 1854.
   Genus  Psilotum Sw.
pub. (1801)
common name: whisk fern

Named members of the Genus Psilotum

   Species  complanatum Sw.
common name: flatfork fern
   Species  nudum (L.) Beauv.
common name: whisk fern
   Species  x intermedium W.H. Wagner

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 November 01, 2004   


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