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Vernacular names of plants within the Subtribe Adiantinae

maidenhair fern

Hierarchical position of the Subtribe Adiantinae

   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  Adiantaceae Newman
pub. Hist. Brit. Ferns: 5. 1-5 Feb 1840, nom. cons.
   Tribus  Adianteae Gaudich. in Freyc.
pub. Voy. Uranie, Bot.: 402. 18 Jul 1829.
   Subtribus  Adiantinae F�e ex Pfeiff.
pub. Nomencl. Bot. 1(1): 46. 8 Dec 1871.

Named members of the Subtribe Adiantinae

   Genus  Adiantum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: maidenhair 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.

For an index to other topics see

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