Equisetum, which includes around 15 extant species, is the only extant genus of horsetails or scouring rushes (Equisetophyta, Sphenophyta, Arthrophyta, and Equisetaceae are among the names that have been used for this group. The horsetails are now believed to form a monophyletic group with the ferns that is known as the "monilophytes" (although the position of the horsetails within the m... Text © Leo ShapiroSee more in the Encyclopedia of Life...
- Parent Taxon
- Taxonomic Completion
28.00%7 of 25 accepted Species.
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- Botanical Reference
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