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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Sticherus

umbrella fern

Hierarchical position of the Genus Sticherus

   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  Gleicheniales A.B. Frank in Leunis
pub. Syn. Pflanzenk., ed. 2, 3: 1453. 1877.
   Subordo  Gleicheniineae Bessey
pub. Bot. High Schools: 376. Mai-Sep 1880.
   Familia  Gleicheniaceae (R. Br.) C. Presl
pub. Reliq. Haenk. 1: 70. Jun-Nov 1825.
   Genus  Sticherus C.Presl
common name: umbrella fern

Named members of the Genus Sticherus

   Species  bifidus (Willd.) Ching
common name: Mexican umbrella fern
   Species  brevipubis (Christ) A.R. Sm.
common name: clothed umbrella fern
   Species  owhyensis (Hook.) Ching
common name: Hawai'i umbrella 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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