Genus: Dryopsis Holttum & P. J. Edwards

Synonym of: Dryopteris Adans.

Family: Dryopteridaceae
Alternate family(ies): Tectariaceae
Genus number: 17407
Last updated: 21-Aug-2012
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Christenhusz, M. J. M. et al. 2011. A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns. Phytotaxa 19:7-54. Note: as a probable synonym of Dryopteris
  2. Holttum, R. E. & P. J. Edwards. 1986. Studies in the fern genera allied to Tectaria II. Dryopsis, a new genus. Kew Bull. 41:179. Note: accepts
  3. Liu, H.-M. et al. 2007. Molecular phylogeny of the fern family Dryopteridaceae inferred from chloroplast rbcL and atpB genes. Int. J. Pl. Sci. 168:1311-1323. Note: this study resolve species of Dryopsis within a well supported Dryopteris lineage
  4. Liu, H.-M. et al. 2007. Polyphyly of the fern family Tectariaceae sensu Ching: Insights from cpDNA sequence data. Sci. China Ser. C-Life Sci. 50:789-798. Note: this study proposed the recognition of Dryopsis in Dryopteridaceae
  5. McKeown, M. et al. 2012. Phylogenetic analyses place the Australian monotypic Revwattsia in Dryopteris (Dryopteridaceae). PhytoKeys 14:43-56. Note: this study included the type Dryopsis apiciflora (Wall. ex Mett.) Holttum & P. J. Edwards resolved within Dryopteris
  6. Smith, A. R. et al. 2006. A classification for extant ferns. Taxon 55:705-731. Note: accepts

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