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Dryopteris

Pteridopsida - Polypodiales - Dryopteridaceae

Taxonomy
Dryopteris was named by Adanson (1763). It is extant.

It was assigned to Filices by Knowlton (1899); and to Dryopteridaceae by Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1763Dryopteris Adanson
1899Dryopteris Knowlton
2000Dryopteris Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
RankNameAuthor
orderPolypodialesTryon and Tryon 1982
familyDryopteridaceaeHerter
genusDryopterisAdanson 1763

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