Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta (Filicophyta)
Class: Pteridopsida (Filicopsida)
Order: Athyriales
Family: Blechnaceae

Genus: Lorinseria

  • Lorinseria Presl, 1851
  • This is a monotypic genus; see L. areolata for more details. Some people still include it in Woodwardia, but it not only has some significant morphological differences, but has a chromosome count of n=35, whereas most of the Woodwardia genus is x=34.

    Species of Lorinseria:

    1. Lorinseria areolata

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    This page was last revised on 11-21-1997.