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Hymenophyllum  Sm.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17877

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Sphaerocionium C. Presl
  Common Name(s): filmy 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  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                         OrderHymenophyllales  – filmy ferns  
                            FamilyHymenophyllaceae  – filmy ferns, filmy fern family  
                               GenusHymenophyllum Sm. – filmy fern  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Hymenophyllum asplenioides Sw. – Caribbean filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum axillare Sw. – axillary filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum brevifrons Kunze – Antilles filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum decurrens (Jacq.) Sw. – Sierra de Luquillo filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum fendlerianum J.W. Sturm – twisted filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum fragile (Hedw.) C.V. Morton – fragile filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum fucoides (Sw.) Sw. – graceful filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum hirsutum (L.) Sw. – hairy filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum lanatum Fée – woolly filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum lanceolatum Hook. & Arn. – palaihinahina 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum lineare (Sw.) Sw. – longtom filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum macrothecum Fée – mountain filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum microcarpum Desv. – creeping filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum obtusum Hook. & Arn. – palailaulii 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum paucicarpum Jenman – Jamaican filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum polyanthos (Sw.) Sw. – smooth filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum protrusum Hook.  
                                  Species Hymenophyllum recurvum Gaudich. – ohiaku 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum sericeum (Sw.) Sw.  
                                  Species Hymenophyllum sieberi (C. Presl) Bosch – Sieber's filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum tayloriae Farrar & Raine – Taylor's filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum tegularis (Desv.) Proctor & Lourteig – elegant filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum tunbrigense (L.) Sm. – Tunbridge fern, Tunbridge filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum undulatum (Sw.) Sw. – wavy filmy fern 
                                  Species Hymenophyllum wrightii Bosch – Wright's filmy fern 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Hymenophyllaceae 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: Hymenophyllum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hymenophyllum   
  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: Hymenophyllum   
  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: Hymenophyllum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ebihara, Atsushi, Jean-Yves Dubuisson, Kunio Iwatsuki, Sabine Hennequin, and Motomi Ito  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Taxonomic Revision of Hymenophyllaceae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Blumea, vol. 51, no. 2   
  Page(s): 221-280   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-5196   
  Reference for: Hymenophyllum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, Alan R., Kathleen M. Pryer, et al. / Ranker, Tom A., and Christopher H. Haufler, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Fern Classification   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biology and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes   
  Page(s): 417-467   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-0-521-69689   
  Reference for: Hymenophyllum   

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