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Dryopteris  Adans.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17519

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): shieldfern [English]
 
    woodfern [English]
 
    wood fern [English]
 
    shield fern [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   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionPolypodiophytina   
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                      SubclassPolypodiidae   
                         OrderPolypodiales   
                            FamilyDryopteridaceae  – wood ferns, woodferns  
                               GenusDryopteris Adans. – shieldfern, woodfern, wood fern, shield fern  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Dryopteris X algonquinensis D.M. Britton – Algonquin woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris arguta (Kaulf.) Watt – coastal woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X australis (Wherry) Small (pro sp.) – woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X benedictii Wherry – Benedict's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X boottii (Tuck.) Underw. (pro sp.) – Boott's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X brathaica Fraser-Jenk. & Reichst.  
                                  Species Dryopteris X burgessii B. Boivin – Burgess' woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris campyloptera Clarkson – mountain woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris carthusiana (Vill.) H.P. Fuchs – spinulose woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris celsa (W. Palmer) Knowlt., Palmer & Pollard ex Small – log fern 
                                  Species Dryopteris cinnamomea (Cav.) C. Chr. – cinnamon woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris clintoniana (D.C. Eaton) Dowell – dryoptère de Clinton, Clinton's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X correllii W.H. Wagner  
                                  Species Dryopteris crinalis (Hook. & Arn.) C. Chr. – serpent woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris cristata (L.) A. Gray – crested woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris davallioides (Brack.) Kuntze  
                                  Species Dryopteris X dowellii (Farw.) Wherry – Dowell's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris erythrosora (D.C. Eaton) Kuntze  
                                  Species Dryopteris expansa (C. Presl) Fraser-Jenk. & Jermy – spreading woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris filix-mas (L.) Schott – male fern, dryoptère fougère-mâle, male woodfern, malefern 
                                  Species Dryopteris fragrans (L.) Schott – fragrant woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris fuscoatra (Hillebr.) W.J. Rob. – crowned woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris glabra (Brack.) Kuntze – kilaw 
                                  Species Dryopteris goldiana (Hook. ex Goldie) A. Gray – Goldie's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris hawaiiensis (Hillebr.) W.J. Rob. – Hawai'i woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris intermedia (Muhl. ex Willd.) A. Gray – intermediate woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X leedsii Wherry – Leeds' woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris ludoviciana (Kunze) Small – southern woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris marginalis (L.) A. Gray – woodfern, marginal woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris mauiensis C. Chr. – Maui woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X mickelii J.H. Peck  
                                  Species Dryopteris X neowherryi W.H. Wagner – woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris patula (Sw.) Underw.  
                                  Species Dryopteris X pittsfordensis Sloss. – Pittsford's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris rossii C. Chr. – Ross' woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris rubiginosa (Brack.) Kuntze – island lacefern 
                                  Species Dryopteris sandwicensis (Hook. & Arn.) C. Chr. – Pacific woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X separabilis Small (pro sp.) – woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X slossoniae Wherry ex Lellinger – Slosson's woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris subbipinnata W.H. Wagner & Hobdy – Ainahou Valley woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris tetrapinnata W.H. Wagner & Hobdy – Waikamoi woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X triploidea Wherry – triploid woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris X uliginosa (A. Braun ex Dowell) Druce – woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris unidentata (Hook. & Arn.) C. Chr. – onetooth woodfern 
                                  Species Dryopteris wallichiana (Spreng.) Hyl. – alpine woodfern 
       

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  Source: Dryopteridaceae s.l. 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: Dryopteris   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Dryopteris   
       
  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: Dryopteris   
       
  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: Dryopteris   
       
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