Families

Grassroots Horticulture, Botanical Plantae Kingdom Family List
December 2017, updated
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Table I: Family Taxa

FAMILY VERNACULAR FAMILY NAME PLANTAE KINGDOM CLADE



ACANTHACEAE Acanthus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
ACERACEAE Maple Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
ACHARIACEAE Acharia, Tropical Rosids Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
ACHATOCARPACEAE Achatocarpus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
ACTINIDIACEAE Kiwi, Chinese Gooseberry Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
ADOXACEAE Moschatel Family Angiosperm Eudicot Dipsacales
AEXTOXICACEAE Aextoxicon, Olivillo Family Angiosperm Eudicot Berberidopsidales
AIZOACEAE Iceplant Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
AKANIACEAE Turnipwood Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
ALANGIACEAE (Cornaceae) Angiosperm Eudicot Cornales
ALTINGIACEAE Liquidambar, Sweetgum Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
ALZATEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
AMARANTHACEAE Amaranthus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
ANACAMPSEROTACEAE Anacampseros Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
ANACARDIACEAE Sumac Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
APIACEAE Carrot Family Angiosperm Eudicot Apiales
APOCYNACEAE Dogbane Family Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
APODANTHACEAE Stemsucker Parasitic Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cucurbitales
AQUIFOLIACEAE Holly Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ilex
ARALIACEAE Aralia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Apiales
ASCLEPIADACEAE Milkweed Family Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
ASTERACEAE Sunflower Daisy Family Angiosperm Eudicot Asterales
BALANOPACEAE Balanops Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
BALSAMINACEAE Balsam Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
BASELLACEAE Basella Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
BATACEAE Batis, Saltwort Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
BEGONIACEAE Begonoia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cucurbitales
BERBERIDACEAE Berberis Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ranunculales
BETULACEAE Birch Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
BIGNONIACEAE Bignonias Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
BIXACEAE Achiote Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
BORAGINACEAE Borage | Forget-me-not Family Angiosperm Eudicot Boraginales
BRASSICACEAE Mustard Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
BRUNELLIACEAE Brunellia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Oxalidales
BRUNIACEAE Brunia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Bruniales
BUDDLEJACEAE Budleja Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
BURSERACEAE Incense, Torchwood Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
BUXACEAE Box Family Angiosperm Eudicot Buxales
BYBLIDACEAE Rainbow Plant Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
CACTACEAE Cactus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
CALCEOLARIACEAE Calceolaria Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
CALYCERACEAE Calycera Family Angiosperm Eudicot Asterales
CAMPANULACEAE Bellflower Family Angiosperm Eudicot Asterales
CANELLACEAE Canella  Family Angiosperm Eudicot Canellales
CANNABACEAE Cannabis, Hops Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
CAPPARACEAE Caper Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
CAPRIFOLIACEAE Honeysuckle Family Angiosperm Eudicot Dipsacales
CARICACEAE Papaya Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
CARYOPHYLLACEAE Pink Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
CASUARINACEAE Ironwood Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
CELASTRACEAE Bittersweet Family Angiosperm Eudicot Celastrales
CERCIDIPHYLLACEAE Katsura Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
CHENOPODIACEAE Goosefoot Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
CHRYSOBALANACEAE Chrysobalanus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
CISTACEAE Rock-rose Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
CLEOMACEAE Cleome Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
CLETHRACEAE Clethra Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
CLUSIACEAE Clusia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
COLUMELLIACEAE Chilian Holly Family Angiosperm Eudicot Bruniales
COMBRETACEAE Leadwood Family Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
CONNARACEAE Connarus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Oxalidales
CONVOLVULACEAE Morning glory, bindweed Family Angiosperm Eudicot Solanales
CORIARIACEAE Coriaria Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cucurbitales
CORNACEAE Cornus, Dogwood Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cornales
CRASSULACEAE Stonecrop Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
CROSSOSOMATACEAE Rockflower Family Angiosperm Eudicot Crossosomatales
CRYPTERONIACEAE Swamp Forest Family Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
CUCURBITACEAE Gourd Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cucurbitales
CUNONIACEAE Butterspoon Family Angiosperm Eudicot Oxalidales
CYRILLACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
DAPHNIPHYLLACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
DATISCACEAE Datisca Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cucurbitales
DIAPENSIACEAE Pincushion Plant Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
DICHAPETALACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
DIDIEREACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
DILLENIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Dilleniales
DIPENTODONTACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Huerteales
DIPTERIDACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Gleicheniales
DIPTEROCARPACEAE " two-winged fruit" Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
DROSERACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
EBENACEAE Ebony Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
ELAEAGNACEAE Oleaster Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
ELAEOCARPACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Oxalidales
ELATINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
EPACRIDACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
ERICACEAE Heath Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
ERYTHROPALACEAE (OLACACEAE) Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
ERYTHROXYLACEAE Coca Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
ESCALLONIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Escalloniales
EUCOMMIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Garryales
EUPHORBIACEAE Spurge Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
FABACEAE Pea Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
FAGACEAE Beech, Oak Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
FOUQUIERIACEAE Ocotillo Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
FRANKENIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
GARRYACEAE Silk-Tassel Family Angiosperm Eudicot Garryales
GEISSOLOMATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Crossosomatales
GELSEMIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
GENTIANACEAE Gentian Family Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
GERANIACEAE Geranium Family Angiosperm Eudicot Geraniales
GESNERIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
GISEKIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
GLEICHENIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Gleicheniales
GLOBULARIACEAE (Plantaginaceae) Globe Daisy Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
GOODENIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Asterales
GRISELINIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Apiales
GROSSULARIACEAE Gooseberry Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
GUNNERACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Gunnerales
HALORAGACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
HAMAMELIDACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
HYDRANGEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Cornales
HYDROLEACEAE False fiddleleaf Angiosperm Eudicot Solanales
HYPERICACEAE St. John's wort Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
ICACINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Icacinales
ITEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
JUGLANDACEAE Walnut Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
KEWACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
KOEBERLINIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
KRAMERIACEAE Rhatany Family Angiosperm Eudicot Zygophyllales
LACISTEMATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
LAMIACEAE Mint Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
LARDIZABALACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ranunculales
LECYTHIDACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
LENTIBULARIACEAE Bladderwort Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
LIMNANTHACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
LINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
LINDERNIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
LOASACEAE Stick-leaf Family Angiosperm Eudicot Cornales
LOGANIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
LORANTHACEAE Showy Mistletoe Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
LYTHRACEAE Loosestrife Family Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
MALPIGHIACEAE Nance Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
MALVACEAE Mallow Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
MARCGRAVIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
MARTYNIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
MELASTOMATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
MELIACEAE Mahogony Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
MELIANTHACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Geraniales
MENISPERMACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ranunculales
MENYANTHACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Asterales
MISODENDRACEAE Mistletoe Family Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
MOLLUGINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
MONTIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
MONTINIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Solanales
MORACEAE Fig Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
MORINGACEAE Horseradish Tree Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
MUNTINGIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
MYRICACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
MYRTACEAE Myrtle Family Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
NELUMBONACEAE Sacred Lotus Family Angiosperm Eudicot Proteales
NITRARIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales. 
NOTHOFAGACEAE Southern Beech Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fagales
NYCTAGINACEAE Four-O'Clock Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
OCHNACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
OLACACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
OLEACEAE Olive Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
ONAGRACEAE Evening Primrose, Willow-herb Family Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
OPILIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
OROBANCHACEAE Broomrape Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
OXALIDACEAE Wood sorrel, Oxalis Family Angiosperm Eudicot Oxalidales
PAEONIACEAE Peony Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
PASSIFLORACEAE Passion Vine Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
PAULOWNIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
PEDALIACEAE Seseme Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
PENTAPHYLACACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
PHRYMACEAE Loopseed Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
PHYLLANTHACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
PHYLLONOMACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Aquifoliales
PHYTOLACCACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
PICRAMNIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Picramniales
PICRODENDRACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
PITTOSPORACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Apiales
PLANTAGINACEAE Plantain Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
PLATANACEAE Sycamore Family Angiosperm Eudicot Proteales
PLOCOSPERMATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
PLUMBAGINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
PODOSTEMACEAE Riverweed Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
POLEMONIACEAE Phlox Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
POLYGALACEAE Milkwort Family Angiosperm Eudicot Fabales
POLYGONACEAE Buckwheat Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
PORTULACACEAE Purslane Family Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
PRIMULACEAE Primrose Family Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
PROTEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Proteales
PUTRANJIVACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
QUILLAJACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Fabales
RANUNCULACEAE Buttercup | Crowfoot family Angiosperm Eudicot Ranunculales
RESEDACEAE Weld, Rocket Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
RHAMNACEAE Buckthorn Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
RHIZOPHORACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
RORIDULACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
ROSACEAE Rose Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
RUBIACEAE Bedstraw Family Angiosperm Eudicot Gentianales
RUTACEAE Citrus, Rue Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
SABIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Proteales
SALICACEAE Willow Family Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
SANTALACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
SAPINDACEAE Soapberry Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
SAPOTACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
SARCOBATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
SARRACENIACEAE Pitcher Plants Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
SAXIFRAGACEAE Saxifrage Family Angiosperm Eudicot Saxifragales
SCHOEPFIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Santalales
SCROPHULARIACEAE Snapdragon, Figwort Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
SETCHELLANTHACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
SIMAROUBACEAE Quassia Family Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
SIMMONDSIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
SOLANACEAE Nightshade Family Angiosperm Eudicot Solanales
SPHENOCLEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Solanales
STAPHYLEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Crossosomatales
STEGNOSPERMATACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
STEMONURACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Aquifoliales
STYRACACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
SURIANACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Fabales
SYMPLOCACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
TALINACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
TAMARICACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Caryophyllales
TETRACHONDRACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
THEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Ericales
THYMELAEACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malvales
TOVARIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
TRIGONIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Malpighiales
TROCHODENDRACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Trochodendrales
TROPAEOLACEAE Nasturtium, Watercress Family Angiosperm Eudicot Brassicales
ULMACEAE Elm Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
URTICACEAE Nettle Family Angiosperm Eudicot Rosales
VERBENACEAE Verbena, Vervain Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
VIOLACEAE Violet Family Angiosperm Eudicot Lamiales
VITACEAE Grape Family Angiosperm Eudicot Vitales
VIVIANIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Geraniales
VOCHYSIACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Myrtales
WINTERACEAE Angiosperm Eudicot Canellales
XANTHOCERACEAE (Sapindaceae) Angiosperm Eudicot Sapindales
ZYGOPHYLLACEAE Caltrope Family Angiosperm Eudicot Zygophyllales
ANNONACEAE Custard Apple Family Angiosperm Magnolids Magnoliales
MAGNOLIACEAE Magnolia Family Angiosperm Magnolids Magnoliales
ARISTOLOCHIACEAE Birthwort Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Piperales
ATHEROSPERMATACEAE Southern Sassafras Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
CALYCANTHACEAE Spicebush Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
HERNANDIACEAE Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
LAURACEAE Laurel Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
MONIMIACEAE Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
MYRISTICACEAE Nutmeg Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Magnoliales
PIPERACEAE Pepper Family Angiosperm Magnoliids Piperales
SAURURACEAE Angiosperm Magnoliids Piperales
SIPARUNACEAE Angiosperm Magnoliids Laurales
ACORACEAE Sweet-flag, Calamus Family Angiosperm Monocot Acorales
AGAVACEAE (Asparagaceae) Angiosperm Monocot Asparagaceae
ALLIACEAE (Amaryllidaceae) Onion Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
ALOACEAE (Asphodelaceae) Aloe Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
ALSTROEMERIACEAE Alstroemeria, Peruvian lily Family Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
AMARYLLIDACEAE Amaryllis Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
ARECACEAE Palm Family Angiosperm Monocot Arecales
ASPARAGACEAE Asparagus, Asparagold Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
ASTELIACEAE Astelia Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
BROMELIACEAE Pineapple Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
BURMANNIACEAE Burmannia Family Angiosperm Monocot Dioscoreales
CANNACEAE Canna Family Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
COLCHICACEAE Autumn Crocus, Saffron Family Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
COMMELINACEAE Dayflower, Spiderwort Family Angiosperm Monocot Commelinales
COSTACEAE Costus Family Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
CYCLANTHACEAE Cyclanthus Family Angiosperm Monocot Pandanales
CYPERACEAE Sedge, Water-chestnut Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
DASYPOGONACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Arecales
DIOSCOREACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Dioscoreales
ERIOCAULACEAE Pipewort Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
HAEMODORACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Commelinales
HANGUANACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Commelinales
HELICONIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
HYACINTHACEAE (Asparagaceae) Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
HYPOXIDACEAE Stars Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
IRIDACEAE Iris Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
JOINVILLEACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Poales
JUNCACEAE Rush Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
LILIACEAE Lily Family Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
MARANTACEAE Arrowroot, Prayer-plant Family Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
MAYACACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Poales
MELANTHIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
MUSACEAE Banana and Plantain Family Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
NARTHECIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Dioscoreales
ORCHIDACEAE Orchid Family Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
PANDANACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Pandanales
PAPAVERACEAE Poppy Family Angiosperm Monocot Ranunculales
PHILESIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
PHILYDRACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Commelinales
POACEAE Grass Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
PONTEDERIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Commelinales
POTAMOGETONACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Alismatales
RESTIONACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Poales
SCHEUCHZERIACEAE Pod grass Angiosperm Monocot Alismatales
SMILACACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Liliales
STEMONACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Pandanales
STRELITZIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
TECOPHILAEACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
TOFIELDIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Alismatales
TYPHACEAE Cat Tail Family Angiosperm Monocot Poales
VELLOZIACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Pandanales
XANTHORRHOEACEAE  (Asphodelaceae) Angiosperm Monocot Asparagales
XYRIDACEAE Angiosperm Monocot Poales
ZINGIBERACEAE Ginger Family Angiosperm Monocot Zingiberales
ALISMATACEAE Water-plantain Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
ARACEAE Palm Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
BUTOMACEAE Flowering Rush Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
CYMODOCEACEAE Manatee-grass Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
HYDROCHARITACEAE Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
JUNCAGINACEAE Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
LEMNOIDEAE (ARACEAE) Duckweed Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
POSIDONIACEAE Seagrass Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
RUPPIACEAE Widgeon, Ditch grass Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
ZOSTERACEAE Seagrass Family Angiosperm Monocot (marine) Alismatales
CABOMBACEAE Fanwort Aquatic Family Angiosperm Nymphaeales
CHLORANTHACEAE Chloranthus Family Angiosperm Chloranthales
NYMPHAEACEAE Water-lily Family Angiosperm Nymphaeales
SCHISANDRACEAE Angiosperm Austrobaileyales
SPHAGNACEAE Bryophyta Sphagnales
ORTHOTRICHACEAE Bryophyta (Mosses and Liverworts) Bryopsida Orthotrichales
ENCALYPTACEAE Bryophyta (Mosses and Liverworts) Encalyptales
POTTIACEAE Bryophyta (Mosses) Pottiales
ANTHOCEROTACEAE Hornworts Ceratophyllales (Hornwort) Anthocerotales
CERATOPHYLLACEAE Hornwort Family Ceratophyllales (Hornwort) Ceratophyllales
OSMUNDACEAE Embryophyta Polypodiopsida/Pteridopsida Osmundales 
ANEMIACEAE Flowering Ferns Ferns and Fern Allies Schizaeales
ASPLENIACEAE Spleenworts Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
BLECHNACEAE Hard Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
CIBOTIACEAE Tree Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Cyatheales
CULCITACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Cyatheales
CYATHEACEAE Scaly Tree Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Cyatheales
DAVALLIACEAE Rabbit foot Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
DENNSTAEDTIACEAE Bracken Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
DICKSONIACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Cyatheales
DRYOPTERIDACEAE Wood ferns Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
EQUISETACEAE Horsetail Family Ferns and Fern Allies Equisetales
GRAMMITIDACEAE (Polypodiaceae) Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
HYMENOPHYLLACEAE Filmy Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Hymenophyllales
LINDSAEACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
LOMARIOPSIDACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
LYGODIACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Schizaeales
MARATTIACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Marattiales
MARSILEACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Salviniales
METAXYACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Cyatheales
OLEANDRACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
ONOCLEACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
OPHIOGLOSSACEAE Adder's Tongue Family Ferns and Fern Allies Ophioglossales
POLYPODIACEAE Polypody Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
PTERIDACEAE Fern Family Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
SELAGINELLACEAE Spike-moss Family Ferns and Fern Allies Selaginellales
THELYPTERIDACEAE Ferns and Fern Allies Polypodiales
CYCADACEAE Cycas Family Gymnosperm Cycadophyta Cycadales
ZAMIACEAE Gymnosperm Cycadophyta Cycadales
GINKGOACEAE Ginkgo Family Gymnosperm Ginkgophyta Ginkgoales
EPHEDRACEAE Gymnosperm Gnetophyta Ephedrales
GNETACEAE Gymnosperm Gnetophyta Gnetales
WELWITSCHIACEAE Gymnosperm Gnetophyta Welwitschiales
ARAUCARIACEAE Araucarian Family Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
CUPRESSACEAE Cypress Family Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
PINACEAE Pine Family Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
PODOCARPACEAE Foot Fruit Family Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
SCIADOPITYACEAE Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
TAXACEAE Gymnosperm Pinophyta Pinales
ISOETACEAE Quillworts Lycopodiophyta Isoetales
LYCOPODIACEAE Lycopodiophyta Lycopodiales
ANEURACEAE Thallose liverworts  Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Metzgeriales
AYTONIACEAE Liverworts Family Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Marchantiales
CEPHALOZIACEAE Liverworts Family Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Jungermanniales
GEOCALYCACEAE Leafy Liverworts Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Jungermanniales
JUNGERMANNIACEAE Liverworts Family Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Jungermanniales
LEJEUNEACEAE Liverworts Family Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Jungermanniales
MARCHANTIACEAE Liverworts Family Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Marchantiales
PALLAVICINIACEAE Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Metzgeriales
SCAPANIACEAE Marchantiophyta (Liverworts) Jungermanniales
THUIDIACEAE Mosses Bryophyta
PLAGIOGYRIACEAE Pteridophyta Polypodiopsida/Pteridopsida Cyatheales
PSILOTACEAE Pteridophyta Psilotales
SCHIZAEACEAE Pteridophyta Schizaeales
TECTARIACEAE Pteridophyta Polypodiales
WOODSIACEAE Cliff Ferns Pteridophyta Polypodiales
SALVINIACEAE Pteridophyta (Ferns) Salviniales
SACCOLOMATACEAE Tracheophyta Ferns Polypodiales