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Cyatheales 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 846599

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Order  
  Synonym(s): Dicksoniales
 
    Hymenophyllopsidales
 
    Loxsomatales
 
    Plagiogyriales
 
    Metaxyales
 
  Common Name(s): tree ferns [English]
 
       
  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  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionPolypodiophytina   
                   ClassPolypodiopsida  – leptosporangiate ferns  
                      SubclassPolypodiidae   
                         OrderCyatheales  – tree ferns  
    Direct Children:  
                            Family Cibotiaceae   
                            Family Culcitaceae   
                            Family Cyatheaceae   
                            Family Dicksoniaceae   
                            Family Loxsomataceae   
                            Family Metaxyaceae   
                            Family Plagiogyriaceae   
                            Family Thyrsopteridaceae   
       

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  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: Cyatheales   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1179-3155   
  Notes: Available online at http://www.mapress.com/phytotaxa/content/2011/f/pt00019p054.pdf   
  Reference for: Cyatheales   
       

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