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EtymologyEdit

Pteris +‎ -ophyta.

Proper nounEdit

Pteridophyta

  1. A taxonomic division within the kingdom Plantae – ferns, etc.

Usage notesEdit

Thought to be paraphyletic.

The membership of classes Pteridopsida and Polypodiopsida is disputed, in particular as to which class the leptosporangiate ferns should belong. (See   Leptosporangiate fern on Wikipedia.Wikipedia )

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