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Taxonomic Serial No.: 500029

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Order  
  Synonym(s): Filicales
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
    Direct Children:  
                            Family Aspleniaceae  – spleenworts 
                            Family Blechnaceae  – Chain Ferns, Deer Ferns, Blechnoids 
                            Family Cystodiaceae   
                            Family Davalliaceae   
                            Family Dennstaedtiaceae   
                            Family Dryopteridaceae  – wood ferns, woodferns 
                            Family Lindsaeaceae   
                            Family Lomariopsidaceae  – fringedferns 
                            Family Lonchitidaceae   
                            Family Oleandraceae   
                            Family Onocleaceae   
                            Family Polypodiaceae  – common ferns, licorice ferns 
                            Family Pteridaceae  – maidenhair ferns 
                            Family Saccolomataceae   
                            Family Tectariaceae  – halberd ferns 
                            Family Thelypteridaceae  – marsh ferns 
                            Family Woodsiaceae  – cliff ferns 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy, 2014, document (version Plantae)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2014. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall   
  Reference for: Polypodiales   
  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: Polypodiales   
  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: Polypodiales   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Christenhusz, Maarten J. M., Xian-Chun Zhang, and Harald Schneider  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Phytotaxa, vol. 19   
  Page(s): 7-54   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1179-3155   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Polypodiales   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rothfels, Carl J., Michael A. Sundue, Li-Yaung Kuo, Anders Larsson, Masahiro Kato, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revised family-level classification for eupolypod II ferns (Polypodiidae: Polypodiales)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxon, vol. 61, no. 3   
  Page(s): 515-533   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1996-8175   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Polypodiales   

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