Definition of Genus Danaea
1. Noun. Fairly small terrestrial ferns of tropical America.
Generic synonyms: Fern Genus
Group relationships: Family Marattiaceae, Marattiaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Danaea
Literary usage of Genus Danaea
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1. The Origin of a Land Flora: A Theory Based Upon the Facts of Alternation by Frederick Orpen Bower (1908)
"In putting a morphological interpretation on these facts it is to be remembered that the genus Danaea has in many of its species very long sori compared ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1903)
"... Underwood, Review of the genus Danaea; Rydberg, Studies on the Rocky Mountain Flora, IX ; Rusby, Enumeration of the plants collected by Dr. HH Rusby in ..."
3. Professional Paper by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1922)
"The genus Danaea is represented by about 25 species confined to tropical America from Cuba and southern Mexico to Brazil. They are terrestrial ferns of ..."
4. Botanisches Zentralblatt: Referierendes Organ für das Gesamtgebiet der Botanik by Botanischer Verein in München, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Berlin (1903)
"UNDERWOOD, LUCIEN MARCUS, American Ferns V. A review of the genus Danaea. (Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. XXIX. p. 609—679. December 1902. ..."
5. Botanisches Zentralblatt: Referierendes Organ für das Gesamtgebiet der Botanik by Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Botanischer Verein in München, Botaniska sällskapet, Stockholm, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Berlin (1902)
"V. A review of the genus Danaea. (Bull. of the Torrey Bot. Club. XXIX. p. 669—679.) Underwood, Lucien Marcus. 1902. American Ferns. IV. The genus XXIX. p. ..."