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Actinostachys pennula  (Sw.) Hook.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 17972

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Actinostachys germanii Fée
 
    Schizaea germani (Fée) Prantl
 
    Microschizaea pennula (Sw.) C.F. Reed
 
    Schizaea germanii (Fée) Prantl
 
    Schizaea pennula Sw.
 
  Common Name(s): ray spiked fern [English]
 
    ray fern [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionPolypodiophytina   
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                      SubclassPolypodiidae   
                         OrderSchizaeales   
                            FamilySchizaeaceae   
                               GenusActinostachys Wall. – ray spiked fern  
                                  SpeciesActinostachys pennula (Sw.) Hook. – ray spiked fern, ray fern  
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Actinostachys pennula   
       
  Source: Schizaeales 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: Actinostachys pennula   
       
  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: Actinostachys pennula   
       
  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: Actinostachys pennula   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Funk, V., T. Hollowell, P. Berry, C. Kelloff, and S. N. Alexander  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, vol. 55   
  Page(s): 1-584   
  Publisher: Department of Botany, National Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0097-1618   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Actinostachys pennula   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
    Middle America  
    South America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Caribbean Territories, Native  
    Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

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