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Bryophyta 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 14189

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Division  
  Synonym(s): Musci
 
    Bryophytina
 
  Common Name(s): hornworts [English]
 
    mosses [English]
 
    hépatiques [French]
 
    mousses [French]
 
    non-vascular land plants [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – hornworts, mosses, hépatiques, mousses, non-vascular land plants  
    Direct Children:  
                Class Andreaeobryopsida   
                Class Andreaeopsida   
                Class Bryopsida   
                Class Oedipodiopsida   
                Class Polytrichopsida   
                Class Sphagnopsida   
                Class Takakiopsida   
                Class Tetraphidopsida   
       

 References
       
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  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: hépatiques[French], mousses [French]   
       
  Source: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy, 2014, document (version Plantae)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2014. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall   
  Reference for: Bryophyta   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Bryophyta, hornworts [English]   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Bryophyta   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Bryophyta   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Goffinet, Bernard, William R. Buck, and Jonathan Shaw / Goffinet, B., and A. J. Shaw, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphology, anatomy, and classification of the Bryophyta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bryophyte Biology, Second Edition   
  Page(s): 55-138   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9780521693226   
  Notes: Hardback ISBN: 978-0-521-87225-6   
  Reference for: Bryophyta   
       

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