Taxon profile


curlygrass fern
Schizaea Sm.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Monilophyta - horsetails »  class Polypodiopsida »  order Schizaeales »  family Schizaeaceae

Scientific synonyms

Lophidium Rich.
Microschizaea C.F. Reed
Ripidium Bernh.

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Schizaea bifida Willd.
species Schizaea dichotoma (L.) Sm.
species Schizaea fistulosa Labill.
species Schizaea fluminensis Miers ex Sturm - Caribbean Curlygrass Fern
species Schizaea malaccana Baker
species Schizaea poeppigiana Sturm - Epiphytic Curlygrass Fern
species Schizaea pusilla Pursh - Little Curlygrass Fern
species Schizaea robusta Baker - Robust Curlygrass Fern
species Schizaea rupestris R. Br.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1352459]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Schizaea J.E. Smith, 1793]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN Novikoff A., Barabasz-Krasny B. (2015): System of Embryophytes [], Plant Systematics: 23-63. Liga-Pres [as Schizaea Sm.]
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 Schizaea Sm.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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