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Taxonomy ID: 3287 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3287)
Scientific name: Dryopteris
current: Dryopteris
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)
Other names:
synonym: Acrophorus
current: Acrophorus
synonym: Acrorumohra
current: Acrorumohra
synonym: Diacalpe
current: Diacalpe
synonym: Dryopsis
current: Dryopsis
synonym: Nothoperanema
current: Nothoperanema
synonym: Peranema
current: Peranema
synonym: Revwattsia
current: Revwattsia
synonym: Stenolepia
current: Stenolepia
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Polypodiopsida; Polypodiidae; Polypodiales; Polypodiineae; Dryopteridaceae; Dryopteridoideae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 3,582 -
Protein 1,810 -
Structure 2 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 141 138
PubMed Central 314 314
Gene 129 -
SRA Experiments 15 -
Identical Protein Groups 768 -
Bio Project 4 -
Bio Sample 19 -
Taxonomy 270 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 BeneTROPICOS (Sept 08, 2011)
Name accessed on 8 September 2011, in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneFNA - Dryopteris
Montgomery JD and Wagner WH, Jr. 1993. Dryopteris Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 20, 551. 1763. 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 - Dryopteridaceae
Li-Bing Zhang, Sugong Wu, Xiang Jianying, Prof. Fuwu Xing, He Hai, Wang Faguo, Shugang Lu, Shiyong Dong, David S. Barrington, Kunio Iwatsuki, Maarten J. M. Christenhusz, John T. Mickel, Masahiro Kato & Michael G. Gilbert. Dryopteridaceae. 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 BeneEuro+Med Plantbase
Name verified on date of entry into database in: The Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity. W. Greuter (Ed.) Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem.

Nota BeneKuo L-Y et al. 2016b
Kuo L-Y, Chang Y-H, Glowienka JM, Amoroso VB, Dong S-Y, Kao T-T, Wang C-N, Chiou W-L. 2016a. A revised framework of Dryopteris subg. Nothoperanema (Dryopteridaceae) inferred from phylogenetic evidence, with descriptions of two new sections. Systematic Botany 41: 596-605. DOI:

Zhang L-B & Zhang 2012
Zhang L-B & Zhang L. 2012. The inclusion of Acrophorus, Diacalpe, Nothoperanema, and Peranema in Dryopteris: The molecular phylogeny, systematics, and nomenclature of Dryopteris subg. Nothoperanema (Dryopteridaceae). Taxon 61: 1199-1216.

Nota BeneZhang L-B et al. 2012a
Zhang L-B, Zhang L, Dong S-Y, Sessa EB, Gao X-F, Ebihara A. 2012. Molecular circumscription and major evolutionary lineages of the fern genus Dryopteris (Dryopteridaceae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 12: 180. Published 13 September 2012. DOI:

McKeown M et al. 2012
McKeown M, Sundue M and Barrington DS. 2012. Phylogenetic analyses place the Australian monotypic Revwattsia in Dryopteris (Dryopteridaceae). PhytoKeys 14: 43-56.

Reference to PubMed documentSessa EB et al. 2012
Sessa EB, Zimmer EA, Givnish TJ. 2012. Phylogeny, divergence times, and historical biogeography of New World Dryopteris (Dryopteridaceae). American Journal of Botany 99: 730-750. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1100294

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