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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Schizaea

curlygrass fern

Hierarchical position of the Genus Schizaea

   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  Schizaeales A.B. Frank in Leunis
pub. Syn. Pflanzenk., ed. 2, 3: 1453. 1877.
   Subordo  Schizaeineae Bessey
pub. Bot. High Schools: 377. Mai-Sep 1880.
   Familia  Schizaeaceae Kaulf.
pub. Wesen Farrenkr.: [119]. Jul-Sep 1827.
common name: Climbing Ferns
   Subfamilia  Schizaeoideae C. Presl
pub. Suppl. Tent. Pterid.: 72. late 1845.
   Tribus  Schizaeeae (Kaulf.) Schrank & Mart.
pub. Hort. Reg. Monac.: 4. 1829.
   Genus  Schizaea Sm.
pub. (1793)
common name: curlygrass fern

Named members of the Genus Schizaea

   Species  elegans auct. non (Vahl) Sw.
syn. Schizaea fluminensis
   Species  fluminensis Miers ex Sturm
common name: Caribbean curlygrass fern
   Species  germanii (F�e) Prantl
syn. Actinostachys pennula
   Species  pennula Sw.
syn. Actinostachys pennula
   Species  poeppigiana Sturm
common name: epiphytic curlygrass fern
   Species  pusilla Pursh
common name: little curlygrass fern
   Species  robusta Baker
common name: robust curlygrass fern

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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