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August 2nd, 2022

031.0000 Family Dennstaedtiaceae Lotsy; Vortr. Bot. Stammesgesch. 2: 655 (1909) (Dennstaedtineaceae)
10-11 genera, ca. 230 spp.
Species listed in database: 238; hybrids: 9
= Hypolepidaceae Pic.Serm., Webbia 24: 705 (1970)
= Pteridiaceae Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 13: 96 (1975)
= Monachosoraceae Ching, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 14: 17 (1978)
031.0008 Genus Pteridium Gled. ex Scop.; Fl. Carn. 169 (1760), nom. cons.
Distribution: Worldwide. Fraser-Jenkins et al. (2015) treat most of the taxa as separate species. Zhou et al. (2014) argue for keeping only two diploid species and two tetraploids, treating the rest of the taxa as geographically isolated subspecies.
Species listed in database: 4
= Aquilina C.Presl ms. ex Ettingsh., Farnkr. 91 (1865)
= Cincinalis Gled., Syst. Pl. 290 (1764)
= Eupteris Newman, Phytol. 2: 278 (1845)
= Filix Ludw., Inst. Regn. Veg., ed. 2. 142 (1757)
= Filix-Foemina Hill, Family Herbal (1755)
= Nymphopteris Webb & Berthel., Hist. nat. Canar. 82
= Ornithopteris (J.Agardh) J.Sm., Hist. Fil. 297 (1875) (non Bernh. 1806)

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