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Flavonols of the fern genus Dryopteris: systematic and morphological implications
Author(s): R. L. Petersen, D. E. Fairbrothers
Journal: Botanical Gazette
Article Topic(s): Chemistry, Morphology, Systematics, Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Dryopteris ludoviciana (Southern woodfern),
AbstractExamines flavonol content in the fronds of twelve eastern North American Dryopteris taxa. Groups of Dryopteris could be identified using the amount of frond dissection and flavonol identity and concentration. Dryopteris ludoviciana is a diploid member of the low frond dissected group.
Suggested CitationR. L. Petersen, and D. E. Fairbrothers. "Flavonols of the fern genus Dryopteris: systematic and morphological implications." Botanical Gazette 144.1 (1983): 104-109.