the itis logo The report logo for the ITIS data page
Go to Print Version

Danaea  Sm.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 192079

(Download Help) Danaea TSN 192079

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Heterodanaea C. Presl
  Common Name(s): danafern [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                               GenusDanaea Sm. – danafern  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Danaea acuminata Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea alata Sm.  
                                  Species Danaea antillensis Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea arbuscula Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea bicolor Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea bipinnata Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea carillensis Christ  
                                  Species Danaea cartilaginea Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea chococola Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea crispa Endrés  
                                  Species Danaea danaepinna Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea draco Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea epiphytica Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea erecta Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea excurrens Rosenst.  
                                  Species Danaea falcata Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea geniculata Raddi  
                                  Species Danaea grandifolia Underw.  
                                  Species Danaea humilis Spruce ex T. Moore  
                                  Species Danaea imbricata Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea jenmanii Underw. – Puerto Rico danafern 
                                  Species Danaea kalevala Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea latipinna Tuomisto & R.C. Moran  
                                  Species Danaea leprieurii Kunze  
                                  Species Danaea leussinkiana Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea lingua-cervina Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea longicaudata Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea mazeana Underw.  
                                  Species Danaea media Liebm.  
                                  Species Danaea moritziana C. Presl  
                                  Species Danaea nigrescens Jenm.  
                                  Species Danaea nodosa (L.) Sm. – nodeless danafern 
                                  Species Danaea oblanceolata Stolze  
                                  Species Danaea plicata Christ  
                                  Species Danaea polymorpha Lepr. ex Baker  
                                  Species Danaea quebradensis Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea riparia Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea simplicifolia Rudge  
                                  Species Danaea tenera C.V. Morton  
                                  Species Danaea trichomanoides T. Moore  
                                  Species Danaea trifoliata Rchb.  
                                  Species Danaea trinitatensis Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea ulei Christ  
                                  Species Danaea urbanii Maxon – forest danafern 
                                  Species Danaea ushana Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea vivax Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea wendlandii Rchb.f.  
                                  Species Danaea xenium Christenh. & Tuomisto  
                                  Species Danaea ypori Christenh.  
                                  Species Danaea zamiopsis Christenh. & Tuomisto  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Marattiaceae 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: Danaea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Danaea   
  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: Danaea   
  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: Danaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Christenhusz, Maarten J. M.  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Danaea (Marattiaceae) revisited: biodiversity, a new classification and ten new species of a neotropical fern genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 163, no. 3   
  Page(s): 360-385   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1095-8339   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8339.2010.01061.x   
  Reference for: Danaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Murdock, Andrew G.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic revision of the eusporangiate fern family Marattiaceae, with description of a new genus Ptisana   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxon, vol. 57, no. 3   
  Page(s): 737-755   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0040-0262   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Danaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Proctor, George R.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ferns of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden   
  Page(s): 1-389   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0071-5794   
  Reference for: Danaea   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar