Definition of Genus ceratopteris
1. Noun. Water ferns.
Generic synonyms: Fern Genus
Group relationships: Family Parkeriaceae, Parkeriaceae
Member holonyms: Ceratopteris Pteridioides, Floating Fern, Water Sprite, Ceratopteris Thalictroides, Floating Fern
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Ceratopteris
Literary usage of Genus ceratopteris
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1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1899)
"founded the genus Ceratopteris (186) with two species (i) Ceratopteris thalictroides founded on Pteris thalictroides Sw. ((a) ..."
2. On Molecular and Microscopic Science by Mary Somerville (1869)
"There is only a single genus, Ceratopteris, which has continuous sori occupying the longitudinal veins at the edge of the frond, and covered by the ..."