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Asterella  P. Beauv.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 15543

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Fimbraria Nees
    Hypenantron Corda
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionMarchantiophyta  – liverworts  
                ClassMarchantiopsida  – complex thalloids  
                            GenusAsterella P. Beauv.  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Asterella abyssinica (Gottsche) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella africana (Mont.) Underw. ex A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella alpina (Steph.) D.G. Long  
                               Species Asterella australis (Hook.f. & Taylor) Verd.  
                               Species Asterella bachmannii (Steph.) S.W. Arnell  
                               Species Asterella blumeana (Nees) Kachroo  
                               Species Asterella bolanderi (Austin) Underw. – Bolander's asterella 
                               Species Asterella californica (Hampe ex Austin) Underw. – California asterella 
                               Species Asterella caucasica (Steph.) H. Buch, A. Evans & Verd.  
                               Species Asterella chilensis (Nees & Mont.) A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella conocephala (Steph.) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella coronata (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella cruciata (Steph.) Horik.  
                               Species Asterella dioica (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella dissoluta (Steph.) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella dognyensis (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella dominicensis S.W. Arnell  
                               Species Asterella drummondii (Taylor) R.M. Schust. ex D.G. Long  
                               Species Asterella echinella (Gottsche) Underw. – elegant asterella 
                               Species Asterella elegans (Spreng.) Trevis. – elegant asterella 
                               Species Asterella grollei D.G. Long  
                               Species Asterella heteroflora (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella innovans (Austin) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella khasyana (Griff.) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella lateralis M. Howe  
                               Species Asterella leptophylla (Mont.) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella limbata D.G. Long & Grolle  
                               Species Asterella lindenbergiana (Corda ex Nees) Lindb. ex Arnell – Lindenberg's asterella 
                               Species Asterella linearis (Steph.) M. Howe  
                               Species Asterella longebarbata (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella macropoda (Spruce) A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella marginata (Nees) S.W. Arnell  
                               Species Asterella muelleri (Gottsche) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella multiflora (Steph.) Kachroo  
                               Species Asterella muscicola (Steph.) S.W. Arnell  
                               Species Asterella mussuriensis (Kashyap) Verd.  
                               Species Asterella palmeri (Austin) Underw. – Palmer's asterella 
                               Species Asterella pappii (Gola) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella persica (Steph.) M. Howe  
                               Species Asterella preussii (Schiffn.) M. Howe  
                               Species Asterella pringlei Underw.  
                               Species Asterella rugosa A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella saccata (Wahlenb.) A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella setisquama (Steph.) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella shimizuana Inoue  
                               Species Asterella syngenesica (Bory) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella tasmanica (Steph.) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella tenella (L.) P. Beauv.  
                               Species Asterella tenera (Mitt.) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella tenerrima (Steph.) H.A. Mill.  
                               Species Asterella venosa (Lehm. & Lindenb.) A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella versicolor A. Evans  
                               Species Asterella vulcanica (Schiffn.) Kachroo & Bapna  
                               Species Asterella wallichiana (Lehm. & Lindenb.) Grolle  
                               Species Asterella whiteleggeana (Steph.) R.M. Schust.  
                               Species Asterella wilmsii (Steph.) S.W. Arnell  
                               Species Fimbraria gigantea Steph.  
                               Species Fimbraria incrassata Steph.  
                               Species Fimbraria kamerunensis Steph.  

  Expert: Anders Hagborg  
  Notes: Associate, Botany Department, The Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA   
  Reference for: Asterella    
  Expert: Lars Söderström  
  Notes: Professor, Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway   
  Reference for: Asterella    
  Expert: Matt von Konrat  
  Notes: Head of Botanical Collections, The Field Museum of Natural History, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA   
  Reference for: Asterella    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ELPT (Marchantiophyta & Anthocerotophyta), database (version 7-Jan-2018)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Notes: Early Land Plants Today. Söderström L, Hagborg A, von Konrat M (eds.) The Early Land Plants Today (ELPT) project aims to combine existing data on nomenclature, taxonomy and distribution for liverworts and hornworts. The project is jointly coordinated by Prof. Lars Söderström (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway) and Anders Hagborg and Dr. Matt von Konrat (The Field Museum of Natural History, Illinois).   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crandall-Stotler, B., R. E. Stotler, and D. G. Long  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and classification of the Marchantiophyta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Edinburgh Journal of Botany, vol. 66, no. 1   
  Page(s): 155-198   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0960-4286   
  Notes: doi:10.1017/S0960428609005393   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crandall-Stotler, Barbara, and Raymond E. Stotler / Shaw, A. Jonathan, and Bernard Goffinet, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphology and classification of the Marchantiophyta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bryophyte Biology   
  Page(s): 21-70   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, United Kingdom   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0 521 660971   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crandall-Stotler, Barbara, Raymond E. Stotler, and D. G. Long / Goffinet, B., and A. J. Shaw, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphology and classification of the Marchantiophyta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bryophyte Biology, Second Edition   
  Page(s): 1-54   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9780521693226   
  Notes: Hardback ISBN: 978-0-521-87225-6   
  Reference for: Asterella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Söderström, Lars, Anders Hagborg, Matt von Konrat, Sharon Bartholomew-Began, David Bell, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: World Checklist of hornworts and liverworts   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: PhytoKeys, vol. 59   
  Page(s): 1-828   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1314-2003   
  Notes: doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.59.6261   
  Reference for: Asterella   

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