Pteridoideae

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Pteridoideae
Anogramma leptophylla.jpg
Anogramma leptophylla
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Polypodiopsida /
 Pteridopsida (disputed)
Order: Polypodiales
Family: Pteridaceae
Subfamily: Pteridoideae
C.Chr. ex Crabbe, Jermy & Mickel 1975
Genera

Pteridoideae is one of the five subfamilies of the Pteridaceae family of ferns. This subfamily contains about 14 genera[1] and around 400 species.[2] The following diagram, shows a likely phylogenic relationship between Pteridoideae and the other the Pteridaceae subfamilies.[3]

Pteridaceae

Cryptogrammoideae





Ceratopteridoideae



Pteridoideae





Cheilanthoideae



Vittarioideae





References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Christenhusz, Maarten J. M.; Zhang, Xian-Chun; Schneider, Harald (18 February 2011). "A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns". Phytotaxa 19: 7–54. ISSN 1179-3163. 
  2. ^ Schuettpelz et al. 2007 Eric Schuettpelz, Harald Schneider, Layne Huiet, Michael D. Windham, Kathleen M. Pryer: "A molecular phylogeny of the fern family Pteridaceae: Assessing overall relationships and the affinities of previously unsampled genera." Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44 1172–1185 (2007)
  3. ^ Schuettpelz & Pryer, 2008 Eric Schuettpelz & Kathleen M. Pryer: "Ch. 15. Fern pylogeny" in Biology and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes], ed. Tom A. Ranker and Christopher H. Haufler. Cambridge University Press (2008)