Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta (Filicophyta)
Class: Pteridopsida (Filicopsida)
Subclass: Polypoditae
Order: Polypodiales

Family: Platyceriaceae


The family Platyceriaceae includes only two genera, Platycerium and Pyrrosia. These have usually been included in the Polypodiaceae, but there is clear agreement that Pyrrosia is the genus most closely allied to Platycerium.

Genera of Platyceriaceae:

  1. Platycerium
  2. Pyrrosia

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This page was last revised on 11-10-1997.