Taxon profile


Cyatheaceae Kaulf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Cyatheales

Scientific synonyms

incl. Alsophilaceae C.Presl, Hymenophyllopsidaceae Pic. Serm.

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

genus Alsophila R. Br. - alsophila
genus Cnemidaria K. Presl - cnemidaria
genus Cyathea Sm. - treefern
genus Gymnosphaera Blume
genus Sphaeropteris Bernh.

Fossil taxa

genus Alsophilocaulis C.A. Menéndez
genus Cibotiocaulis Ogura
genus Conantiopteris Lantz, Rothwell et Stockey
genus Oguracaulis W.D. Tidwell, H. Nishida et N. Webster

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [112972]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Cyatheaceae Kaulfuss, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 4 January 2020
EN Novikoff A., Barabasz-Krasny B. (2015): System of Embryophytes [], Plant Systematics: 23-63. Liga-Pres [as Cyatheaceae Kaulf.]
Data retrieved on: 4 April 2020

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