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Taxonomy ID: 3250 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3250)
current name
Lycopodiaceae P.Beauv. ex Mirb., 1802
NCBI BLAST name: club-mosses
Rank: family
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:
common name(s) clubmoss family
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Lycopodiopsida; Lycopodiales
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 16,730 -
Protein 75,022 -
Structure 2 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 128 99
GEO Datasets 6 -
PubMed Central 1,653 315
Gene 1,897 -
SRA Experiments 333 -
Protein Clusters 75 -
Identical Protein Groups 52,593 -
BioProject 43 -
BioSample 394 -
Assembly 1 -
Taxonomy 350 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.
Flora of China - Lycopodiaceae
Li-Bing Zhang & Kunio Iwatsuki. Lycopodiaceae. 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
FNA - Lycopodiaceae
Wagner WH, Jr. and Beitel JM. 1993. Lycopodiaceae Mirbel. 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.
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.
Wikstroem N & Kenrick P 2001, doi:10.1006/mpev.2001.0936
Wikstroem N, Kenrick P. 2001. Evolution of Lycopodiaceae (Lycopsida): Estimating divergence times from rbcL gene sequences by use of nonparametric rate smoothing. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 19: 177-186.
Wikstroem N & Kenrick P 1997, doi:10.1086/297501
Wikstroem N, Kenrick P. 1997. Phylogeny of Lycopodiaceae (Lycopsida) and the relationships of Phylloglossum drummondii Kunze based on rbcL sequences. International Journal of Plant Sciences 158: 862-871. 871. DOI:
Oellgaard B 1987
Oellgaard B. 1987. A revised classification of the Lycopodiaceae. Opera Botanica 92: 153-178.

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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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