Definition of Pteris serrulata

1. Noun. Fern of North Africa and Azores and Canary Islands.

Exact synonyms: Ribbon Fern, Spider Fern
Generic synonyms: Fern
Group relationships: Genus Pteris, Pteris

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pteris Serrulata

Pteretis struthiopteris
Pteridium aquilinum
Pteridium esculentum
Pteris cretica
Pteris multifida
Pteris serrulata (current term)
Pternohyla fodiens
Pterocarpus angolensis
Pterocarpus indicus
Pterocarpus macrocarpus
Pterocarpus marsupium
Pterocarpus santalinus
Pterocarya fraxinifolia
Pterocles alchata
Pterocles indicus

Literary usage of Pteris serrulata

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1852)
"... 605 ; Teesdale plants, by Mr. J. Backhouse; Fritillaria Meleagris, 606 ; Mr. Smith's division of Ferns, 607; Pteris serrulata in Dorsetshire; ..."

2. Ferns: British and Exotic by Edward Joseph Lowe (1868)
"Pteris serrulata. LINN^US. MOORE AND HOULSTON. WILLDENOW. FEE. SCHKUHR. ... Pteris serrulata may be said to be the most common exotic Fern known in England. ..."

3. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1907)
"1804 The above name should be used for the plant commonly called Pteris serrulata Linn. f. (1781). The earlier Pteris serru- lata Forsk. ..."

4. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"Pteris serrulata. I, young leaf. The leaf-stalk is incurved, ... In Pteris serrulata (Fig. 207), P. cretica, and P. umbrosa I found the laminar portion of ..."

5. On the Germination, Development, and Fructification of the Higher by Wilhelm Friedrich Benedict Hofmeister, Frederick Currey (1862)
"Pteris serrulata.—Archegonium soon after the formation of the germinal vesicle, x 400. 4. ... Pteris serrulata.—Portion of a longitudinal section of a ..."

6. On Molecular and Microscopic Science by Mary Somerville (1869)
"Development of spores of Pteris serrulata . . . 336 52. Antheridium and spermatozoids of Pteris serrulata . . 338 53. Archegonium of Pteris serrulata. . ' . ..."

7. Lectures on the Physiology of Plants by Julius Sachs (1887)
"... their axes for some time longer, and sometimes even to get loose again and hurry away. In Pteris serrulata I have repeatedly counted over a hundred ..."

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