Definition of Genus thelypteris
1. Noun. Marsh ferns: in some classification systems considered part of genus Dryopteris in family Dryopteridaceae.
Generic synonyms: Fern Genus
Group relationships: Family Thelypteridaceae, Thelypteridaceae
Member holonyms: Dryopteris Thelypteris, Marsh Fern, Thelypteris Palustris
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Thelypteris
Literary usage of Genus thelypteris
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1. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1844)
"... Schott constitutes a genus (Thelypteris) purposely to receive it, and gives to the species the name of palustris; and Sir WJ Hooker, ..."