genus Ceterach

noun
small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus
Syn: ↑Ceterach
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family Polypodiaceae

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  • Ceterach officinarum — Taxobox name = Rustyback status = LR/nt | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Pteridophyta classis = Polypodiopsida ordo = Polypodiales familia = Aspleniaceae genus = Ceterach (disputed) species = C. officinarum binomial = Ceterach …   Wikipedia

  • Ceterach — noun small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus • Syn: ↑genus Ceterach • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Ceterach officinarum — noun small European fern with chaffy leathery fronds • Syn: ↑scale fern, ↑scaly fern, ↑Asplenium ceterach • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Asplenium, ↑genus Asplenium …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • Asplenium ceterach — Rustyback Conservation status Near Threatened ( …   Wikipedia

  • Asplenium Ceterach — Stone Stone, n. [OE. ston, stan, AS. st[=a]n; akin to OS. & OFries. st[=e]n, D. steen, G. stein, Icel. steinn, Sw. sten, Dan. steen, Goth. stains, Russ. stiena a wall, Gr. ?, ?, a pebble. [root]167. Cf. {Steen}.] 1. Concreted earthy or mineral… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asplenium ceterach — noun small European fern with chaffy leathery fronds • Syn: ↑scale fern, ↑scaly fern, ↑Ceterach officinarum • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Asplenium, ↑genus Asplenium …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Polypodiaceae — noun ferns: a large family that in some classification systems has been subdivided into several families (including Aspleniaceae and Blechnaceae and Davalliaceae and Dennstaedtiaceae and Dryopteridaceae and Oleandraceae and Pteridaceae) • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polypodiaceae — noun ferns: a large family that in some classification systems has been subdivided into several families (including Aspleniaceae and Blechnaceae and Davalliaceae and Dennstaedtiaceae and Dryopteridaceae and Oleandraceae and Pteridaceae) • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

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