Definition of Phyllitis scolopendrium
1. Noun. Eurasian fern with simple lanceolate fronds.
Generic synonyms: Fern
Group relationships: Asplenium, Genus Asplenium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phyllitis Scolopendrium
Literary usage of Phyllitis scolopendrium
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1. A History of British Ferns by Edward Newman (1854)
"Sm. EF iv. 314, EB 1150 ; Mack. Fl. Hib. 342 ; Franc. 52 ; Newm. NA 28, F. 289 ; Hook. and Am. 574 ; Bab. 415; Moore, 173. Phyllitis scolopendrium, Newm. ..."
2. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1861)
"... Scolopendrium officinarum of Swartz, Asplenium Scolopendrium of Linnaeus, Phyllitis scolopendrium of Newman. In a quaint old herbal, bearing date 1597, ..."
3. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1864)
"Phyllitis scolopendrium, Newman.—Owen Sound, Georgian Bay, Lake Huron, on soft springy ground, amongst large stones, growing in tufts, abundant, 1861, ..."
4. The British Ferns: Or, Coloured Figures and Descriptions, with the Needful ...by William Jackson Hooker by William Jackson Hooker (1861)
"PHYLLITIS Scolopendrium. Newman. Hab. Woods and shady lanes, sheltered hedge-banks ; frequent in England, Scotland, and Ireland. The common Hart's-tongue, ..."