Taxon profile


Polypodiales Link

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

Scientific synonyms

incl. Aspleniales Pic. Serm. ex Reveal, Blechnales Reveal, Parkeriales A. B. Frank, Platyzomatales Pic. Serm. ex Reveal
Athyriales Schmakov
Dennstaedtiales Doweld
Dryopteridales Schmakov
Lindseales Doweld
Negripteridales Reveal
Pteridales Doweld


Asplenium scolopendrium - Hart's-tongue

Asplenium scolopendrium - Hart's-tongue

Author: Stanislav Drda

Asplenium adulterinum - Ladder Spleenwort

Asplenium adulterinum - Ladder Spleenwort

Author: Václav Lupínek

Platycerium bifurcatum - Elkhorn Fern

Platycerium bifurcatum - Elkhorn Fern

Author: Martin Antoš

Functions restricted to taxon Polypodiales

Important groups

Dennstaedtiaceae, Aspleniaceae, Dryopteridaceae, Blechnaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 24

family Aspleniaceae Newm.
family Athyriaceae Alston
family Blechnaceae (C. Presl) Copel.
family Cystodiaceae J.R.Croft
family Cystopteridaceae (Payer) Schmakov
family Davalliaceae (Gaud.) M.R. Schomb.
family Dennstaedtiaceae Lotsy
family Diplaziopsidaceae X.C.Zhang & Christenh.
family Dryopteridaceae Herter
family Hemidictyaceae Christenh.
family Hypodematiaceae Ching
family Lindsaeaceae C. Presl ex M.R. Schomb.
family Lomariopsidaceae Alston
family Lonchitidaceae C.Presl ex M.R.Schomb.
family Nephrolepidaceae Pic.Serm.
family Oleandraceae (J. Sm.) R.C. Ching ex Pic. Serm.
family Onocleaceae Pic.Serm.
family Polypodiaceae Berchtold & J. Presl
family Pteridaceae E.D.M. Kirchn.
family Rhachidosoraceae X.C.Zhang
family Saccolomataceae Doweld
family Tectariaceae Panigrahi
family Thelypteridaceae Pic.Serm.
family Woodsiaceae (Diesl) Herter

Links and literature

EN Novikoff A., Barabasz-Krasny B. (2015): System of Embryophytes [], Plant Systematics: 23-63. Liga-Pres [as Polypodiales Link]
Data retrieved on: 4 January 2020

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