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Taxonomy ID: 13837 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid13837)
current name
Isoetaceae Dumort., 1829
NCBI BLAST name: club-mosses
Rank: family
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
common name(s) quillwort family
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Lycopodiopsida; Isoetales
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 5,287 -
Protein 12,339 -
Genome 2 -
Popset 165 39
GEO Datasets 18 -
PubMed Central 327 86
Gene 4,807 -
SRA Experiments 455 -
Identical Protein Groups 1,936 -
BioProject 69 -
BioSample 393 -
Assembly 3 -
Taxonomy 220 1

Comments and References:

PPG I (2016), doi:10.1111/jse.12229
The Pteridophyte Phylogeny Group. Schuettpelz E et al. A community-derived classification for extant lycophytes and ferns. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 54(6): 563-603.
FNA - Isoetaceae
Taylor WC et al. 1993. Isoetaceae Reichenbach. In: Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 2: Pteridophytes and Gymnosperms. New York and Oxford. On-line version.
Larsen E & Rydin C 2016, doi:10.1086/684179
Larsen E, Rydin C. 2016. Disentangling the phylogeny of Isoetes (Isoetales), using nuclear and plastid data. International Journal of Plant Sciences 177: 157-174. DOI:
Christenhusz MJM et al. 2011b, doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.19.1.2
Christenhusz MJM, Zhang X-C and Schneider H. 2011. A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns. Phytotaxa 19: 7-54.
Hoot SB et al. 2006, doi:10.1043/05-32.1
Hoot SB, Taylor WC, Napier NS. 2006. Phylogeny and biogeography of Isoetes (Isoetaceae) based on nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequence data. Systematic Botany 31: 449-460. DOI:
Rydin C & Wikstroem N 2002
Rydin C, Wikstroem N. 2002. Phylogeny of Isoetes (Lycopsida): Resolving basal relationships using rbcL sequences. Taxon 51: 83-89.

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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