Diplopterygium


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Noun1.Diplopterygium - scandent thicket-forming ferns of Asia to western Pacific
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
family Gleicheniaceae, Gleicheniaceae - a family of ferns belonging to order Filicales
Diplopterygium longissimum, giant scrambling fern - large scrambling fern forming large patches to 18 feet high; Pacific region and China
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Distribution: K/O/Mo/L/Ma/H Diplopteryglum (Diels) Nakai (E) Diplopterygium pinnatum (Kunze) Nakai Distribution: K/O/Mo/L/Ma/H Sticherus C.
Gleicheniaceae, Dicranopteris, Diplopterygium, Gleichenella, Gleichenia, Sticherus, Stromatopteris, leaf terminology, frond terminology, fern
Dicranopteris, Diplopterygium, Gleichenella, Gleichenia, and Sticherus) have indeterminate leaf growth, due to the repeated breaking of dormancy of the rachis bud, and pseudodichotomously forking pinna (Tryon and Tryon, 1982).