Definition of Thyrsopteris elegans
1. Noun. A terrestrial tree fern of South America.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Thyrsopteris Elegans
Literary usage of Thyrsopteris elegans
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Origin of a Land Flora: A Theory Based Upon the Facts of Alternation by Frederick Orpen Bower (1908)
"Very soon, however, the sporangium takes an FIG. 329. Thyrsopteris elegans, Kze. A = longitudinal section through the ..."
2. Historia Filicum: An Exposition of the Nature, Number and Organography of by John Smith (1875)
"... including sessile compressed sporangia seated on an elevated globose receptacle. Type. Thyrsopteris elegans, Kunze. ..."