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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Family Pteridaceae

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Division  Pteridophyta – Ferns
Class  Filicopsida
Order  Polypodiales
Family  Pteridaceae – Maidenhair Fern family
Contains 21 Genera and 197 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Genus  Acrostichum L. – leatherfern P
Genus  Adiantum L. – maidenhair fern P
Genus  Anopteris Prantl ex Diels – anopteris P
Genus  Argyrochosma (Sm.) Windham – false cloak fern P
Genus  Aspidotis (Nutt. ex Hook.) Copeland – lacefern P
Genus  Astrolepis Benham & Windham – cloakfern P
Genus  Bommeria Fourn. – bommeria fern P
Genus  Cheilanthes Sw. – lipfern P
Genus  Coniogramme Fée – coniogramme P
Genus  Cryptogramma R. Br. – rockbrake P
Genus  Doryopteris J. Sm. – doryopteris P
Genus  Eriosorus Fée – eriosorus P
Genus  Gaga Pryer, F. W. Li & Windham – Gaga lipfern P
Genus  Hemionitis L. – hemionitis P
Genus  Notholaena R. Br. – cloak fern P
Genus  Pellaea Link – cliffbrake P
Genus  Pentagramma Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw. – goldback fern P
Genus  Pityrogramma Link – goldback fern P
Genus  Pteris L. – brake fern P
Genus  Syngramma J. Sm. – syngramma P
Genus  Taenitis Willd. ex Schkuhr – ribbon fern P

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