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Ophioglossum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17194

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): adder's-tongue [English]
    adderstongue [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                            FamilyOphioglossaceae  – adder's-tongue  
                               GenusOphioglossum L. – adder's-tongue, adderstongue  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Ophioglossum azoricum C. Presl  
                                  Species Ophioglossum californicum Prantl – California adder's-tongue, California adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum crotalophoroides Walter – bulbous adder's-tongue, bulbous adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum engelmannii Prantl – limestone adder's-tongue, limestone adderstongue, adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum lusitanicum L. – least adder's-tongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum nudicaule L. f. – least adder's-tongue, least adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum pendulum L. – Old World adder's-tongue, Old World adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum petiolatum Hook. – stalked adder's-tongue, longstem adder's-tongue, longstem adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum polyphyllum A. Braun – large adder's-tongue, large adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum pusillum Raf. – herbe-sans-couture, northern adderstongue, northern adder's-tongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum reticulatum L. – netted adder's-tongue, netted adderstongue 
                                  Species Ophioglossum vulgatum L. – herbe sans couture, southern adderstongue, southern adder's-tongue 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ophioglossum   
  Source: Ophioglossaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Ophioglossum   
  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: Ophioglossum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Ophioglossum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Christenhusz, Maarten J. M., Xian-Chun Zhang, and Harald Schneider  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Phytotaxa, vol. 19   
  Page(s): 7-54   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1179-3155   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ophioglossum   

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