Molecular phylogenetic and molecular dating of the New Zealand Gleicheniaceae


The Gleicheniaceae are an ancient family of ferns, with three of the six extant genera occurring in New Zealand:Dicranopteris, Gleichenia, andSticherus. The biogeographic origins of this family in New Zeland are unknown, and the taxonomy ofGleichenia in particular is still unclear. To address aspects of these two issues, DNA sequences from thetrnL-trnF… (More)
DOI: 10.1663/0007-196X(2007)59[129:MPAMDO]2.0.CO;2

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