Definition of Genus Anemia
1. Noun. Genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America.
Group relationships: Family Schizaeaceae, Schizaeaceae
Member holonyms: Anemia Adiantifolia, Pine Fern
Generic synonyms: Fern Genus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Anemia
Literary usage of Genus Anemia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Monograph of the British Eocene Flora by John Starkie Gardner, Constantin Baron Ettingshausen (1882)
"... of the stipes and the type of venation point more to the genus Anemia than to Asplenium, as dichotomy is characteristic of the ..."
2. The London Journal of Botany by William Jackson Hooker (1842)
"... habit of my own two plants, led me to make some inquiries respecting this species, and those others which form the first section of the genus Anemia in ..."
3. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1911)
""To illustrate with one genus, Anemia as presented in the North American Flora, Volume 16: part i, is recognized as having twenty-six North American species ..."
4. The Anatomy of Woody Plants by Edward Charles Jeffrey (1917)
"... genus Anemia—the possibility of the inclusion of fundamental tissues within the tubular stele must apparently be granted, because the epidermis and ..."
5. Organic Remains of a Former World: An Examination of the Mineralized Remains by James Parkinson (1811)
"Plate XVI. Fig. 14, represents the upper, and Fig. 15, the lower valve of this shell. It is placed by Gmelin at the end of the genus Anemia, ..."