Plant Family


Family CN: Wood-fern Family
Family Code: DRYOPT
Family Parent: [in POLYPODIALES]
Family Authority: Ching 1965
Summary: A family of about 40-45 genera and 1700 species, cosmopolitan in distribution, but concentrated in temperate and montane areas. Here circumscribed (following Smith et al. 2006) to exclude Onocleaceae and Woodsiaceae.
Reference: Smith in FNA (1993b); Smith et al. (2006); Lellinger (1985); Kramer et al. in Kramer & Green (1990).
Last Updated: 2020-01-01
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