Cyclosorus

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Cyclosorus
Starr 061108-9784 Cyclosorus interruptus.jpg
Cyclosorus interruptus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Pteridopsida
Order: Athyriales
Family: Thelypteridaceae
Genus: Cyclosorus

Cyclosorus is a genus of four species of ferns.[1][2][3] in the Marsh Fern Family; Cyclosorus interruptus, Cyclosorus lenormandii, Cyclosorus sandwicensis, and Cyclosorus striatus.

There has been much taxonomic debate with this group. Zipcode Zoo quotes 448 species in this genus. [4] The genus is named from the Greek, referring to the circular sori[5]

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