genus Pleurosorus

noun
small genus comprising terrestrial ferns; found in Chile and Spain and Morocco and Australia and New Zealand
Syn: ↑Pleurosorus
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Aspleniaceae, ↑family Aspleniaceae

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  • Pleurosorus — noun small genus comprising terrestrial ferns; found in Chile and Spain and Morocco and Australia and New Zealand • Syn: ↑genus Pleurosorus • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Aspleniaceae, ↑family Aspleniaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Ceterach — noun small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus • Syn: ↑Ceterach • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family… …   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

  • Aspleniaceae — noun one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria • Syn: ↑family Aspleniaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicales …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Aspleniaceae — noun one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria • Syn: ↑Aspleniaceae • Hypernyms: ↑fern family • Member Holonyms: ↑Filicales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceterach — noun small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus • Syn: ↑genus Ceterach • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polypodiaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

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