Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Acrostichopteris

Pteridopsida - Polypodiales

Taxonomy
Acrostichopteris was named by Fontaine (1889).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Acrostichopteris Fontaine
1985Acrostichopteris Lapasha and Miller

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
orderPolypodialesTryon and Tryon 1982
genusAcrostichopterisFontaine 1889

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