Genus: Equisetum

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Equisetum Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1061. 1753.

List of Equisetum Species

References to Equisetum

  • Bierhorst, D. W. 1958. The tracheary elements of Equisetum with observations on the ontogeny of the internodal xylem. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 85: 416-433.
  • Des Marais, D. L. 2003. Phylogenetic relationships and evolution of extant horestails, Equisetum, based on chloroplast DNA sequence data (rbcL and trnL-F). Int. J. Plant Sci. 164: 737-751.
  • Guillon, J. M. 2004. Phylogeny of horsetails (Equisetum) based on the chloroplast rps4 gene and adjacent noncoding sequences. Syst. Bot. 29: 251-259.
  • Hauke, R. L. 1957. The stomatal apparatus of Equisetum. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 84: 178-181.
  • Hauke, R. L. 1983. Horsetails (Equisetum) in North America. Fiddlehead Forum 10: 39-42.
  • Hauke, R. L. 1963. A monograph of the genus Equisetum sub-genus Hippochaete Behe. Nova Hewigia 8: 1-123.
  • Hauke, R. L. 1965. An analysis of a variable population of Equisetum arvense and {E.x litorale. Amer. Fern J. 55: 123-135.
  • Hauke, R. L. 1978. A taxonomic monograph of Equisetum sub-genus Equisetum. Nova Hewigia 30: 385-455.
  • Jones, M. T.; Patterson, W. A. 2011. Environmental factors influencing the local abundance of Equisetum scirpoides near the southern extent of its range. Rhodora 113: 187-200.
  • Moyle, J. B. 1945. Some chemical factors influencing the distribution of aquatic plants in Minnesota. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 34: 402-420.
  • Rapp, W. F. 1944. The distribution of Equisetum in New Jersey. Amer. Fern J. 34: 51-54.