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Vernacular names of plants within the Order Isoetales

Merlin's grass

Hierarchical position of the Order Isoetales

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Lycopodiophyta D.H. Scott
pub. Stud. Foss. Pl., ed. 2: 616, 617. 1909.
common name: clubmosses, quillworts
   Subdivisio  Lycopodiophytina Tippo ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: clubmosses
   Classis  Isoetopsida J.H. Schaffn.
pub. 1910
common name: quillworts, spikemoss
   Subclassis  Isoetidae Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
   Ordo  Isoetales Prantl
pub. Lehrb. Bot.: 116, 125. 1874.

Named members of the Order Isoetales

   Subordo  Isoetineae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 65. Mai 1898.
   Familia  Isoetaceae Rchb.
pub. Bot. Damen: 309. 1828.
common name: quillworts

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.

For an index to other topics see

   Wild & cultivated plants of the world



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