Definition of Adiantaceae
1. Noun. Used in some classification systems for some genera of the family Polypodiaceae (or Pteridaceae).
Generic synonyms: Fern Family
Group relationships: Class Filicinae, Class Filicopsida, Filicinae, Filicopsida
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Adiantaceae
Literary usage of Adiantaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"... range extension from western Texas (Asclepiadaceae) Botrychium virginianum (Ophioglossaceae) Cheilanthes eatonii (adiantaceae) Desmanthus cooleyi ..."
2. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William MacKinley Klein (1993)
"Swartz Climbing fern; Hartford fern Herbaceous perennial vine Moist, sandy-peaty thickets and edges, in acidic soils. adiantaceae » Adiantum ..."
3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"Swartz FACW Climbing fern; Hartford fern •• Herbaceous perennial vine Moist, sandy-peaty thickets and edges, in acidic soils. adiantaceae • Adiantum ..."