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Pteridopsida

Pteridopsida -

Taxonomy
Pteridopsida was named by Ritgen (1828). It is extant.

It was assigned to Pteridophyta by Doweld (2001).

Sister taxa
Cyatheales, Gleicheniales, Marsileales, Osmundales, Polypodiales (syn. Filicales), Salviniales (syn. Hydropteridales), Schizaeales

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1828Pteridopsida Ritgen p. 63
1966Polypodiopsida Cronquist et al. p. 133
1976Filicopsida Pfefferkorn
1985Filicopsida Lapasha and Miller
1993Filicopsida McIver and Basinger
1995Filicopsida McLoughlin et al.
1997Filicopsida Kenrick and Crane
2000Filicopsida Mabberley
2001Pteridopsida Doweld p. xvi
2007Filicopsida Cladera et al.
2011Polypodiopsida Jud

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828

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