genus Acrostichum

noun
in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae
Syn: ↑Acrostichum
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑golden fern, ↑leather fern, ↑Acrostichum aureum

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  • Acrostichum — noun in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑genus Acrostichum • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acrostichum aureum — noun stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides • Syn: ↑golden fern, ↑leather fern • Regions: ↑United States, ↑United States of America, ↑America, ↑the State …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acrostichum — ID 1163 Symbol Key ACROS Common Name leatherfern Family Pteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Acrostichum aureum — ID 1164 Symbol Key ACAU3 Common Name golden leatherfern Family Pteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Forb/herb Dur …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Acrostichum danaeifolium — ID 1165 Symbol Key ACDA Common Name inland leatherfern Family Pteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR, VI Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • fern genus — noun genera of ferns and fern allies • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Pecopteris, ↑Hymenophyllum, ↑genus Hymenophyllum, ↑Trichomanes, ↑genus Trichomanes, ↑genus Osmun …   Useful english dictionary

  • golden fern — noun 1. tropical American fern having fronds with light golden undersides • Syn: ↑Pityrogramma calomelanos aureoflava • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Pityrogramma, ↑genus Pityrogramma 2. stout tropical swa …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Pteridaceae — noun one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; Pteridaceae is itself in turn sometimes further subdivided • Syn: ↑Pteridaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pteridaceae — noun one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; Pteridaceae is itself in turn sometimes further subdivided • Syn: ↑family Pteridaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • leather fern — noun 1. stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides • Syn: ↑golden fern, ↑Acrostichum aureum • Regions: ↑United States, ↑United States of America, ↑America, ↑the …   Useful english dictionary

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