Genus: Nephrolepis Schott

Family: Nephrolepidaceae
Alternate family(ies): Lomariopsidaceae
Genus number: 8179
Last updated: 05-Aug-2012
Accession Count: 9 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: placement in Nephrolepidaceae is tentative (see Hennequin et al. 2010)

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Christenhusz, M. J. M. et al. 2011. A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns. (Phytotaxa) 19:7-54.
  • Hennequin, S. et al. 2010. Phylogenetics and biogeography of Nephrolepis - A tale of old settlers and young tramps. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 164:113-127.
  • Hovenkamp, P. H. & F. Miyamoto 2005. A conspectus of the native and naturalized species of Nephrolepis (Nephrolepidaceae) in the world. (Blumea) 50:279-322.
  • Smith, A. R. et al. 2006. A classification for extant ferns. (Taxon) 55:718.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Nephrolepis
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 26 April 2019.