Taxon profile


Dicranopteris Bernh.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Gleicheniales »  family Gleicheniaceae

Scientific synonyms

Acropterygium (Diels) Nakai
Gleichenella Ching
Hicriopteris C. Presl
Mesosorus Hassk.

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Dicranopteris emarginata (T. Moore) W.J. Robins. - Uluhe
species Dicranopteris flexuosa (Schrad.) Underwood - Drooping Forkedfern
species Dicranopteris linearis (Burm.) Underwood - Old World Forkedfern

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species Dicranopteris nervosa (Kaulf.) Maxon
species Dicranopteris pectinata (Willd.) Underwood - Comb Forkedfern
species Dicranopteris schomburgkiana (J.W. Sturm) C.V. Morton

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 Dicranopteris Bernh.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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