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Noun1.Acrostichum - in some classification systems placed in family PolypodiaceaeAcrostichum - in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
family Pteridaceae, Pteridaceae - one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; Pteridaceae is itself in turn sometimes further subdivided
Acrostichum aureum, leather fern, golden fern - stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides
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mertensii (n = 12), Schoenoplectus californicus (n = 7), Fuirena robusta (n = 4), and Acrostichum danaefolium (n = 4); leaf fragments were from S.
were used in combination for treatment of leukorrhea as were the leaves and roots of Acrostichum aureum L.
Jaswant Singh Department of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada Heated micropipette containing oocytes (mammalian eggs) (20x) Brightfield, Phase Contrast Daphne Zbaeren-Colbourn Bern, Switzerland Acrostichum aureum, mangrove fern (TS leaf midrib) (20x) Fluorescence with Brightfield Dr.
Polystichum acrostichoides (Michaux) Schott [like Acrostichum, leather fern].
Shoreline vegetation within these coves is dominated by Annona glabra, a small tree that grows in the water along the shore, and Acrostichum danaeifolium, a large aquatic fern (Croat 1978).
This applied to the case of Acrostichum aureum, where the leaves were cooked and taken as a vegetable to increase physical strength, as a sexual stimulant, and as treatment for cloudy urination in women.
Baoting, 620-700 m Qiongzhong, Warming Acrostichum Qinglan Coastal wetland.