genus Jamesonia

noun
xerophytic ferns of South America
Syn: ↑Jamesonia
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae

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  • Jamesonia — prop. n. A genus of xerophytic ferns of South America. Syn: genus {Jamesonia}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jamesonia — noun xerophytic ferns of South America • Syn: ↑genus Jamesonia • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae …   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

  • Pilea jamesonia — Taxobox status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Urticales familia = Urticaceae genus = Pilea species = P. jamesonia binomial = Pilea jamesonia binomial authority = Wedd.… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… …   Universalium

  • Fern — /ferrn/, n. a female given name. * * * Any of about 10,000–12,000 species (division Filicophyta) of nonflowering vascular plants that have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and reproduce by spores. Though ferns were once classified with the… …   Universalium

  • Pilea — Taxobox name = Pilea image width = 250px image caption = Pilea pumila , Canadian clearweed regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Rosales familia = Urticaceae genus = Pilea genus authority = Lindl., 1821… …   Wikipedia

  • Pteridaceae — ▪ plant family Introduction       the maidenhair fern family, containing about 50 genera and approximately 950 species, in the division Pteridophyta (the lower vascular plants (plant)). Members of Pteridaceae are distributed throughout the world …   Universalium

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