genus Matteuccia

noun
small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae
Syn: ↑Matteuccia, ↑Pteretis, ↑genus Pteretis
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus

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  • Matteuccia — prop. n. A small genus sometimes included in genus {Onoclea}; in some classifications both genera are placed in {Polypodiaceae}. Syn: genus {Matteuccia}, Pteretis, genus {Pteretis}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matteuccia struthiopteris — Ostrich fern Sterile fronds in summer Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • genus Pteretis — noun small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑Matteuccia, ↑genus Matteuccia, ↑Pteretis • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Matteuccia — noun small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑genus Matteuccia, ↑Pteretis, ↑genus Pteretis • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Matteuccia struthiopteris — noun tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes • Syn: ↑ostrich fern, ↑shuttlecock fern, ↑fiddlehead, ↑Pteretis struthiopteris, ↑Onoclea struthiopteris • Hypernyms: ↑fern …   Useful english dictionary

  • Matteuccia — ID 52226 Symbol Key MATTE Common Name ostrich fern Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CT, DC, IA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Matteuccia struthiopteris — ID 52227 Symbol Key MAST Common Name ostrich fern Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CT, DC, IA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA …   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

  • Pteretis — noun small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑Matteuccia, ↑genus Matteuccia, ↑genus Pteretis • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridacea …   Useful english dictionary

  • ostrich fern — noun tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes • Syn: ↑shuttlecock fern, ↑fiddlehead, ↑Matteuccia struthiopteris, ↑Pteretis struthiopteris, ↑Onoclea struthiopteris • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

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