genus Drynaria

noun
large robust epiphytic ferns of tropical forest and scrub; Africa and Asia and Australia
Syn: ↑Drynaria
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family Polypodiaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑basket fern, ↑Drynaria rigidula

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  • Drynaria — n. a genus of large robust epiphytic ferns of tropical forest and scrub; Africa and Asia and Australia. Syn: genus {Drynaria}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drynaria — Basket ferns Temporal range: Piacenzian to Present …   Wikipedia

  • Drynaria roosii — Gu Sui Bu Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division: Pteridophy …   Wikipedia

  • Drynaria fortunei — Taxobox name = Drynaria fortunei image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Pteridophyta classis = Pteridopsida ordo = Polypodiales familia = Polypodiaceae genus = Drynaria species = D. fortunei binomial = Drynaria fortunei… …   Wikipedia

  • Drynaria — noun large robust epiphytic ferns of tropical forest and scrub; Africa and Asia and Australia • Syn: ↑genus Drynaria • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family Polypodiaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Drynaria rigidula — noun giant epiphytic or lithophytic fern; Asia to Polynesia and Australia • Syn: ↑basket fern • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Drynaria, ↑genus Drynaria …   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

  • 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

  • basket fern — noun 1. tropical American fern cultivated for its finely divided greyish green foliage; West Indies and southern Mexico to Peru and Brazil • Syn: ↑toothed sword fern, ↑Nephrolepis pectinata • Hypernyms: ↑sword fern 2. giant epiphytic or… …   Useful english dictionary

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