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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Vittaria


Hierarchical position of the Genus Vittaria

   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  Parkeriales A.B. Frank in Leunis
pub. Syn. Pflanzenk., ed. 2, 3: 1453. 1877.
   Familia  Vittariaceae (C. Presl) R.C. Ching
pub. Sunyatsenia 5: 210. 232. 30 Oct 1940.
   Subfamilia  Vittarioideae Link
pub. Fil. Sp.: 116. 3-10 Sep 1841.
   Tribus  Vittarieae C. Presl
pub. Abh. K�nigl. B�hm. Ges. Wiss., ser. 4, 5: 164. ante 2 Dec 18
   Subtribus  Vittariinae Prantl
pub. Arbeiten K�nigl. Bot. Gart. Breslau 1: . 1892.
   Genus  Vittaria Sm.
pub. (1793)
common name: shoestring fern

Named members of the Genus Vittaria

   Species  appalachiana Farrar & Mickel
common name: Appalachian shoestring fern
   Species  costata Kunze
common name: redscale shoestring fern
   Species  elongata Sw.
common name: stiff shoestring fern
   Species  filifolia F�e
syn. Vittaria graminifolia
   Species  graminifolia Kaulfuss
common name: grass fern
   Species  intramarginalis Baker ex Jenman
syn. Antrophyum intramarginale
   Species  lineata (L.) Sm.
common name: shoestring fern
   Species  remota F�e
common name: purplestem shoestring fern
   Species  rigida Kaulfuss
syn. Vittaria elongata

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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