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Coniopteris

Pteridopsida - Cyatheales - Dicksoniaceae

Discussion

Nomenclatural later synonym of Polystichites K. Presl (1838), which is proposed by Doweld (in Taxon 62: 840. 2013) for conservation.

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Taxonomy
Coniopteris was named by Brongniart (1849).

It was assigned to Thyrsopterideae by Lapasha and Miller (1985).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Coniopteris Brongniart p. 75
1985Coniopteris Lapasha and Miller

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
RankNameAuthor
orderCyathealesPryor et al. 1995
familyDicksoniaceaeBower
subfamilyThyrsopterideae
genusConiopterisBrongniart 1849

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