Definition of Dennstaedtiaceae
1. Noun. One of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems.
Generic synonyms: Fern Family
Group relationships: Class Filicinae, Class Filicopsida, Filicinae, Filicopsida
Member holonyms: Dennstaedtia, Genus Dennstaedtia, Genus Pteridium, Pteridium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dennstaedtiaceae
Literary usage of Dennstaedtiaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"... dennstaedtiaceae • Dennstaedtia punctilobula (Michx.) T.Moore Hayscented fern Herbaceous perennial Open woods, meadows and slopes, in acidic soils. ..."