Record Details

Scientific Name:
Polypodiidae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Plantae
Rank:
Class
Synonym(s):
Pterididae
Dennstaedtiidae
Marsileidae
Plagiogyriidae
Common Name(s):

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
accepted

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2012

Taxonomic Hierarchy

- up to the kingdom

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References

Expert(s):
Other Sources:
document: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy; M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2011. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall
References:
Christenhusz, Maarten J. M., Xian-Chun Zhang, and Harald Schneider 2011-02-18. Phytotaxa, vol. 19. . . 7-54. . Available online at http://www.mapress.com/phytotaxa/content/2011/f/pt00019p054.pdf.

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Comments

Comments:
David Nicolson - ITIS Data Development Coordinator: The fern subclass Polypodiidae is a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) cnidarian family Polypodiidae (TSN 51252)

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