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Definition of the noun acrostichum
What does acrostichum mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Acrostichum: genus Acrostichum
- more generic term: fern genus = genera of ferns and fern allies
- member of: family Pteridaceae / Pteridaceae = one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems
- member: Acrostichum aureum / leather fern / golden fern = stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides
Phrases with Acrostichum
- Acrostichum Tatei
- Acrostichum Acutum
- acrostichum aureum
- Acrostichum Deppei
- Acrostichum Gratum
- Acrostichum Lastii
- Acrostichum Lingua
- Acrostichum Rigens
- Acrostichum Alpinum
- Acrostichum Biforme
- Acrostichum Crispum
- Acrostichum Curvans
- Acrostichum Spicant
- Acrostichum Ambiguum
- Acrostichum Costatum
- Acrostichum crinitum
- Acrostichum excelsum
- Acrostichum Formosum
- Acrostichum Huacsaro
- genus acrostichum
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acrostichum
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Acrostichum is a fern that invades mangrove areas that have been heavily disturbed, particularly in higher grounds which are not washed by daily ...
Peopled Landscapes (2012)
by Bruno David
Acrostichum is the likely species recorded at Tiam Point, where the spores are trilete. Canopy vegetation in the mangrove/terrestrial transition and coastal swamp samples tends to be dominated by Melaleuca/Myrtaceae pollen derived from ...
The Botanical Cultivator; Or, Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hothouses, Greenhouses, and Borders, in the Gardens of Great Britain (1821)
by Robert SWEET
ACROSTICHUM is a genus of the Ferns: the greenhouse species thrive well in. a mixture of loam and peat, and. are increased by dividing them at the root, or by seed. Ac'rmocxnrus belongs to the family of the Alismaceae. A- minor is a New ...
Ferns and Allied Plants (2012)
With Special Reference to Tropical America by R.M. Tryon, A F. Tryon
Acrostichum is a pantropical genus of three or perhaps more species. Acrostichum aureum is pantropical, A. speciosum Willd. is paleotropical and A. danaeifolium is neotropical. Acrostichum aureum '' £% is variable in the Old World and ...
by Raymond Detrez
One of the most remarkable examples of Old Bulgarian literature, dating from the late ninth century and written by Cyril or, more probably, Konstantin of Preslav, the Abecedarium Acrostichum is a poem; the first letters of the first words of the ...
Acrostichum is a large fern whose modern representative is a widespread form in the equatorial regions, and unlike most ferns it is adapted to a marshy habitat that is usually more or less submerged by marine or brackish waters — that is, it is ...
by Robert SWEET
ACROSTICHUM is a genus of the Ferns; the greenhouse species H4 GREENHOUSE PLANTS. l5 1.
A Field Guide to Ferns (1999)
And Their Related Families : Northeastern and Central North America : with a Section on Species Also Found in the British Isles and Western Europe by Boughton Cobb, Laura Louise Foster
Hence the name "acrostichoides" for our Christmas Fern — "like an Acrostichum." (Acrostichum is a genus of tropical fern that not only has masses of fruitdots covering the undersides of the fertile leaflets, but often on the top side as well.) ...
Acrostichum is the first genus taken, and it will give a general idea of the course pursued throughout to indicate the method of considering this genus. A brief general description is first given, then the various groups enumerated in the genus ...
Acrostichum is the first genus taken, and it will give a general idea of the course punned throughout to indicate the method of considering this genus. A brief general description is first given, then the various groups enumerated in the genus are ...
by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)
Acrostichum ilvense : fronds subbipinnate, pinnas oppositely coadunate, obtuse, hirsute underneath, quite entire at the base. This has a great similitude to the foregoing, but it is scarcely longer than the finger, never so high as seven inches.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
(Acrostichum palustre C.B. Clarke; Acrostichum palustre Hook.; Acrostichum palustre (Burm.f.)...
Acrostichum scandens Hook.; Acrostichum scandens Bory & Fée; Acrostichum scandens Raddi; Lomaria scandens (Sw.) ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Acrostichum — con tinned . grower. When, however, in a place in which a permanently moist atmosphere may be depended upon, it grows freely in a mixture, in about equal proportions, of partly- decayed leaf-mould, fibrous peat, and silver ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1810)
by John Wilkes
Acrostichum platyneuron: pinnas alternate, ovate, crenate, seffile, bowed upwards. This species has the air of common polypody. It is a native of Virginia. ' ' 24. Acrostichum trifoliatum: leaflets ternate, lanceolate. This is a native of Jamaica. IV.
by Michael Allaby
Acrostichum. (family Pteridaceae) A genus of ferns in which the *rhizome is creeping, the leaves are *pinnate, and the upper pinnae are reduced and covered below by *sporangia (the 'acrostichoid' condition, which also evolved ...
by George Byres Mainwaring
Acclivity — Across Acrostichum — Advance Acclivity riiA-dom. Accompany tyol; co (-/«/<) no A; rok no A See uuder hyop. Accomplish jdk; zdk. Accord vb. Ryan; dole; dom; pyo; kui); jo, pe; kryom. Accordance, Accord s. jo-lom; hot; in a. with ...
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- Acrostichum aureum
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- Marsh Fern (Acrostichum danaefolium)
Tortuguero NP, COSTA RICA
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1S1T1I1C3H4U1M3
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