genus Camptosorus

noun
classification used in some especially former systems for plants usually placed in genus Asplenium
Syn: ↑Camptosorus
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Aspleniaceae, ↑family Aspleniaceae

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  • Camptosorus — n. a classification used in some esp. former systems for plants usually placed in the genus {Asplenium}. Syn: genus {Camptosorus}. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Camptosorus — noun classification used in some especially former systems for plants usually placed in genus Asplenium • Syn: ↑genus Camptosorus • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Aspleniaceae, ↑family Aspleniaceae * * * ˈsōrəs, ȯr …   Useful english dictionary

  • Camptosorus rhizophyllus — Walking Walk ing, a. & n. from {Walk}, v. [1913 Webster] {Walking beam}. See {Beam}, 10. {Walking crane}, a kind of traveling crane. See under {Crane}. {Walking fern}. (Bot.) See {Walking leaf}, below. {Walking fish} (Zo[ o]l.), any one of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • Walking fern — may refer to two species of fern in the genus Asplenium which are occasionally placed in a separate genus Camptosorus . The name walking fern derives from the fact that new plantlets grow wherever the arching leaves of the parent touch the ground …   Wikipedia

  • Asplenium scolopendrium — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • Aspleniaceae — noun one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria • Syn: ↑family Aspleniaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicales …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Aspleniaceae — noun one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria • Syn: ↑Aspleniaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • walking — n. & adj. in senses of WALK n. Phrases and idioms: walking delegate a trade union official who visits members and their employers for discussions. walking dictionary (or encyclopaedia) colloq. a person having a wide general knowledge. walking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asplenium — Maidenhair spleenwort (Asplenium trichomanes ssp. quadrivalens) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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