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Marchantia polymorpha
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Marchantiophyta
Class: Marchantiopsida
Order: Marchantiales
Family: Marchantiaceae
(Bisch.) Lindley[1]

Marchantiaceae is a family of liverworts in order Marchantiales.

Genera in Marchantiaceae[edit]

Currently, three genera are included in the Marchantiaceae:[2][3]

A number of additional genera have been moved to other families:


  1. ^ Lindley, J. (1836). A Natural System of Botany (2nd ed.). London. p. 412. 
  2. ^ Soderstrom; et al. (2016). "World checklist of hornworts and liverworts". Phytokeys. 59: 1–826. doi:10.3897/phytokeys.59.6261. PMC 4758082Freely accessible. PMID 26929706. 
  3. ^ "Part 2- Plantae (starting with Chlorophycota)". Collection of genus-group names in a systematic arrangement. Retrieved 30 June 2016. 

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