Taxon profile


octopus fern
Zygophlebia Bishop

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Polypodiales »  family Polypodiaceae »  subfamily Polypodioideae

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Zygophlebia cornuta (Lellinger) L.E. Bishop
species Zygophlebia dudleyi L.E. Bishop
species Zygophlebia eminens (C.V. Morton) L.E. Bishop
species Zygophlebia longipilosa (C. Chr.) L.E. Bishop
species Zygophlebia major (Reimers) Parris
species Zygophlebia mathewsii (Kunze ex Mett.) L.E. Bishop
species Zygophlebia sectifrons (Kunze ex Mett.) Bishop - Octopus Fern
species Zygophlebia subpinnata (Baker) L.E. Bishop ex Parris
species Zygophlebia werffii L.E. Bishop

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1070660]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Zygophlebia L.E. Bishop, 1989]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN Novikoff A., Barabasz-Krasny B. (2015): System of Embryophytes [], Plant Systematics: 23-63. Liga-Pres [as Zygophlebia L.E. Bishop]
Data retrieved on: 4 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Zygophlebia L.E. Bishop]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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