Definition of Thyrsopteris elegans

1. Noun. A terrestrial tree fern of South America.

Exact synonyms: Thyrsopteris
Generic synonyms: Tree Fern
Group relationships: Genus Thyrsopteris



Lexicographical Neighbors of Thyrsopteris Elegans

Thursday
Thursdays
Thurston
Thurston's geometrization conjecture
Thy
Thy 1 glycoprotein
Thygeson's disease
Thylacinus
Thylacinus cynocephalus
Thylogale
Thymelaeaceae
Thymelaeales
Thymus serpyllum
Thymus vulgaris
Thyreophora
Thyrsopteris elegans (current term)
Thyrza
Thysanocarpus
Thysanosoma actinoides
Ti
Ti.
Ti plasmid
Tia Maria
Tiamat
Tian'anmen
Tian'anmen Square
Tian Shan
Tiana
Tiananmen Square

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. ..."

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