Ferns (Pteridophyta)
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Ferns (Pteridophyta or Filicophyta) are vascular plants which reproduce via spores and have neither seeds nor flowers. They have branched stems and leaves like other vascular plants. There 46 families and 10,560 known extant species of ferns.

 

  Aspleniaceae
   
  Dennstaedtiaceae
   
  Dryopteridaceae
   
  Ophioglossaceae
   
  Osmundaceae
   
  Pteridaceae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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