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Elaphoglossum  Schott ex J. Sm.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17773

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Peltapteris Link
 
    Hymenodium Fée
 
  Common Name(s): tonguefern [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  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionPolypodiophytina   
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                      SubclassPolypodiidae   
                         OrderPolypodiales   
                            FamilyDryopteridaceae  – wood ferns, woodferns  
                               GenusElaphoglossum Schott ex J. Sm. – tonguefern  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum aemulum (Kaulf.) Brack. – creeping tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum alatum Gaudich. – tall tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum apodum (Kaulf.) Schott ex J. Sm. – Caribbean tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum chartaceum (Baker ex Jenman) C. Chr. – papery tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum crassicaule Copel.  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum crassifolium (Gaudich.) W.R. Anderson & Crosby – royal tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum crinitum (L.) Christ – West Indian tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum cubense (Mett. ex Kuhn) C. Chr.  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum decoratum (Kunze) T. Moore – showy tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum eggersii (Baker) Christ – Jamaican tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum erinaceum (Fée) T. Moore – Guadeloupe tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum fauriei Copel.  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum glabellum J. Sm. – thickroot tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum herminieri (Bory & Fée) T. Moore – drooping tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum latifolium (Sw.) J. Sm. – broadleaf tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum lingua (C. Presl) Brack.  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum longifolium (C. Presl) J. Sm. – longleaf tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum martinicense (Desv.) T. Moore – Martinique tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum maxonii Underw. ex C.V. Morton – Maxon's tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum muscosum (Sw.) T. Moore  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum paleaceum (Hook. & Grev.) Sledge  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum palmeri Underw. & Maxon  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum parvisquameum Skottsb.  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum pellucidum Gaudich. – jeweled tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum peltatum (Sw.) Urb. – peltate tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum petiolatum (Sw.) Urb. – graceful tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum procurrens (Melt.) T. Moore  
                                  Species Elaphoglossum rigidum (Aubl.) Urb. – stiff tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum serpens Maxon & C.V. Morton ex Maxon – Cerro de Punta jayuya, serpent tonguefern, Cerro de Punta tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum simplex (Sw.) Schott ex J. Sm. – Rio Grande tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum smithii (Baker) Christ – Smith's tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum spatulatum (Bory) T. Moore – Antilles tonguefern 
                                  Species Elaphoglossum wawrae (Luerss.) C. Chr. – island tonguefern 
       

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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: Elaphoglossum   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Elaphoglossum   
       
  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: Elaphoglossum   
       
  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: Elaphoglossum   
       
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