genus Woodsia

noun
genus of small to medium-sized usually rock-inhabiting ferns of temperate and cold regions; in some classification systems placed in Polypodiaceae
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Meronyms: ↑woodsia

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  • Woodsia indusiosa — Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • woodsia — [wood′zē ə] n. [ModL, after Joseph Woods (1776 1864), Eng botanist] any of a genus (Woodsia) of ferns with wiry leafstalks, found chiefly on rock ledges …   English World dictionary

  • Woodsia — Taxobox | name = Woodsia image size = 260px image caption = Woodsia alpina regnum = Plantae divisio = Pteridophyta classis = Pteridopsida ordo = Blechnales familia = Woodsiaceae genus = Woodsia genus authority = R. Br. ITIS|ID=17736|taxon=… …   Wikipedia

  • Woodsia alpina — Taxobox name = Alpine Woodsia regnum = Plantae divisio = Tracheobionta classis = Pteridophyta subclassis = ordo = Polypodiales familia = Dryopteridaceae genus = Woodsia species = W. alpina binomial = Woodsia alpina binomial authority = (Bolton)… …   Wikipedia

  • Woodsia ilvensis — Oblong Woodsia Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • woodsia — noun any fern of the genus Woodsia • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Hyponyms: ↑rusty woodsia, ↑fragrant woodsia, ↑oblong woodsia, ↑Woodsia ilvensis, ↑Alpine woodsia, ↑northern woodsia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Woodsia ilvensis — ID 88972 Symbol Key WOIL Common Name rusty woodsia Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CT, IA, IL, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Woodsia glabella — ID 88969 Symbol Key WOGL Common Name smooth woodsia Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, MA, ME, MN, NH, NY, VT Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Woodsia alpina — ID 88962 Symbol Key WOAL Common Name alpine woodsia Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, ME, MI, MN, NY, VT Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Woodsia obtusa — ID 88977 Symbol Key WOOB2 Common Name bluntlobe cliff fern Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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