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Zosterophyllopsida

Zosterophyllopsida -

Taxonomy
Zosterophyllopsida was named by Foster and Gifford (1974) [Kenrick and Crane 1997 rank this as a plesion.].

It was assigned to Lycophytina by Kenrick and Crane (1997); and to Zosterophyllophyta by Doweld (2001).

Sister taxa
Cooksoniales, Zosterophyllales

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Zosterophyllopsida Foster and Gifford pp. 106, 110
1997Zosterophyllopsida Kenrick and Crane
2001Zosterophyllopsida Doweld p. iii

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumZosterophyllophytaBold 1973
RankNameAuthor
classZosterophyllopsidaFoster and Gifford 1974
classZosterophyllopsidaFoster and Gifford 1974

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available