genus Platycerium

noun
often epiphytic tropical Old World ferns
Syn: ↑Platycerium
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family Polypodiaceae

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  • Platycerium — Taxobox name = Platycerium , Staghorn Ferns image width = 250px image caption = Platycerium bifurcatum National Botanical Gardens regnum = Plantae divisio = Pteridophyta classis = Pteridopsida ordo = Polypodiales familia = Polypodiaceae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Platycerium — Geweihfarne Geweihfarn in einer Baumgabel Systematik Unterreich: Gefäßpflanzen (Tracheobionta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Platycerium — noun often epiphytic tropical Old World ferns • Syn: ↑genus Platycerium • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family Polypodiaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Platycerium alcicorne — noun commonly cultivated fern of Australia and southeastern Asia and Polynesia • Syn: ↑common staghorn fern, ↑elkhorn fern, ↑Platycerium bifurcatum • Hypernyms: ↑staghorn fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Platycerium, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Platycerium bifurcatum — noun commonly cultivated fern of Australia and southeastern Asia and Polynesia • Syn: ↑common staghorn fern, ↑elkhorn fern, ↑Platycerium alcicorne • Hypernyms: ↑staghorn fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Platycerium, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Platycerium — ID 65089 Symbol Key PLATY15 Common Name N/A Family Polypodiaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Platycerium bifurcatum — ID 65090 Symbol Key PLBI3 Common Name elkhorn fern Family Polypodiaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Platycerium superbum — ID 65091 Symbol Key PLSU13 Common Name staghorn fern Family Polypodiaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Platycerium alcicorne — Stag Stag (st[a^]g), n. [Icel. steggr the male of several animals; or a doubtful AS. stagga. Cf. {Steg}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The adult male of the red deer ({Cervus elaphus}), a large European species closely related to the American elk, or wapiti …   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

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