Taxon profile


Woodwardia Sm.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Blechnaceae

Scientific synonyms

Anchistea C. Presl
Chieniopteris Ching
Lorinseria C. Presl

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Woodwardia areolata (L.) T. Moore - Netted Chainfern
species Woodwardia fimbriata Sm. - Giant Chainfern
species Woodwardia muensteriana (C. Presl) Kräusel
species Woodwardia radicans (L.) J. Sm. - Chain Fern

Woodwardia radicans - 0000000001 1

species Woodwardia spinulosa M. Martens et Galeotti
species Woodwardia virginica (L.) Sm. - Virginia Chainfern

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Woodwardia Sm.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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Taxa (not confirmed) - 17


extinct taxon