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Taxonomy ID: 38386 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid38386)
Scientific name: Hymenophyllum Sm., 1793
includes: Mecodium (Copel.) C.Presl ex Copel., 1938
includes: Rosenstockia Copel., 1947 Copel.,1947
Inherited blast name: ferns
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Polypodiopsida; Polypodiidae; Hymenophyllales; Hymenophyllaceae; Hymenophylloideae
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Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 692 -
Protein 749 -
Popset 72 72
PubMed Central 25 23
SRA Experiments 12 -
Identical Protein Groups 464 -
Bio Project 7 -
Bio Sample 12 -
Taxonomy 124 1

Comments and References:

Nota BenePPG I (2016)
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. DOI:

Nota BeneFNA - Hymenophyllaceae
Farrar DR. 1993. Hymenophyllaceae Link. 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.

Nota BeneFlora of China - Hymenophyllaceae
Liu Jiaxi, Zhang Qiaoyan, Atsushi Ebihara & Kunio Iwatsuki. Hymenophyllaceae. In Wu, Z. Y., P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong, eds. 2013. Flora of China. Vol. 2-3 (Lycopodiaceae through Polypodiaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online version

Nota BeneEbihara A et al. 2006
Ebihara A, Dubuisson J-Y, Iwatsuka K, Hennequin S, Ito M. 2006. A taxonomic revision of Hymenophyllaceae. Blumea 51(2): 221-280. DOI:

Hennequin S et al. 2006
Hennequin S, Ebihara A, Ito M, Iwatsuki K, Dubuisson J-Y. 2006. New insights into the phylogeny of the genus Hymenophyllum s.l. (Hymenophyllaceae): Revealing the polyphyly of Mecodium. Systematic Botany 31: 271-284.

Nota BenePryer KM et al. 2001
Pryer KM, Schneider H, Smith AR, Cranfill R, Wolf PG, Hunt JS, Sipes SD. 2001. Horsetails and ferns are a monophyletic group and the closest living relatives to seed plants. Nature 409: 618-621. DOI:

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