Family  Polypodiaceae J. Presl & C. Presl

Family number: 1266    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 180
Type genus: Polypodium L.
Comments: fern family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Smith, A. R. et al. 2006. A classification for extant ferns. (Taxon) 55:705-731.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 16 June 2019.