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Taxonomy ID: 1521260 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1521260)
current name
Lycopodiopsida Bartl., 1830
Genbank common name: clubmosses
NCBI BLAST name: club-mosses
Rank: class
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:
heterotypic synonym
Lycopodiidae Bek., 1863
heterotypic synonym
Lycopodiophyta D.H.Scott, 1900
common name(s) club mosses
blast name
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 178,220 -
Protein 172,833 -
Structure 10 -
Genome 6 -
Popset 340 105
Conserved Domains 2 -
GEO Datasets 96 -
PubMed Central 5,527 272
Gene 54,394 -
SRA Experiments 1,091 -
Protein Clusters 12,868 -
Identical Protein Groups 123,911 -
BioProject 153 -
BioSample 1,066 -
Assembly 10 -
Taxonomy 975 1

Comments and References:

PPG I (2016), doi:10.1111/jse.12229
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.
Wickett NJ et al. 2014, doi:10.1073/pnas.1323926111
Wickett NJ, Mirarab S, Nguyen N, et al. 2014. Phylotranscriptomic analysis of the origin and early diversification of land plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: E4859-E4868. DOI:
Christenhusz MJM et al. 2011b, doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.19.1.2
Christenhusz MJM, Zhang X-C and Schneider H. 2011. A linear sequence of extant families and genera of lycophytes and ferns. Phytotaxa 19: 7-54.
Rai HS & Graham SW 2010
Rai HS, Graham SW. 2010. Utility of a large, multigene plastid data set in inferring higher-order relationships in ferns and relatives (monilophytes). American Journal of Botany 96: 1444-1456. Epub 2010 Aug 26. DOI:
Pryer KM et al. 2001, doi:10.1038/35054555
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.
Kenrick P & Crane PR 1997
Kenrick P and Crane PR. 1997. The Origin and Early Evolution of Land Plants. Smithsonian Institution Press.

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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