genus Pilularia

noun
pillworts
Syn: ↑Pilularia
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Marsileaceae, ↑family Marsileaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑pillwort, ↑Pilularia globulifera

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  • Pilularia — Taxobox name = Pilularia image width = 240px image caption = Pillwort, Pilularia globulifera regnum = Plantae divisio = Pteridophyta classis = Pteridopsida ordo = Salviniales familia = Marsileaceae genus = Pilularia L. subdivision ranks = Species …   Wikipedia

  • Pilularia — noun pillworts • Syn: ↑genus Pilularia • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Marsileaceae, ↑family Marsileaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pilularia globulifera — noun European water fern found around margins of bodies of water or in wet acid soil having small globose sporocarps • Syn: ↑pillwort • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic fern, ↑water fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Pilularia, ↑genus Pilularia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pilularia — ID 63857 Symbol Key PILUL Common Name pillwort Family Marsileaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, GA, KS, MO, NE, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, WA Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Pilularia americana — ID 63858 Symbol Key PIAM Common Name American pillwort Family Marsileaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, GA, KS, MO, NE, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, WA Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Pilularia globulifera — Peppergrass Pep per*grass , n. (Bot.) (a) Any herb of the cruciferous genus {Lepidium}, especially the garden peppergrass, or garden cress, {Lepidium sativum}; called also {pepperwort}. All the species have a pungent flavor. (b) The common… …   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

  • Marsileaceae — Temporal range: Lower Cretaceous[1] to recent Pilularia (top) and Marsilea (bottom) …   Wikipedia

  • family Marsileaceae — noun clover ferns • Syn: ↑Marsileaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicopsida, ↑class Filicopsida, ↑Filicinae, ↑class Filicinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marsileaceae — noun clover ferns • Syn: ↑family Marsileaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicopsida, ↑class Filicopsida, ↑Filicinae, ↑class Filicinae …   Useful english dictionary

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