Family  Isoetaceae Dumort.

Family number: 1215    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 1
Type genus: Isoetes L.
  • • fern-allied family
  • • original literature (Anal. Fam. Pl. 67. 1829) verified

Complete list of genera


  1. Christenhusz, M. J. M. et al. 2011. A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns. Phytotaxa 19:9. Note: as published by Heinrich Gottlieb Ludwig Reichenbach (Rchb.) in "Bot. Damen 309. 1828", although TLII 4:667. mentions "Botanik für Damen" was published in1854 by Anton Benedict Reichenbach

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 15 August 2020.