Isoetes

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isoetes

(aɪˈsəʊəˌtiːz)
n
(Plants) any aquatic tracheophyte plant of the genus Isoetes; quillwort
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Noun1.isoetes - type and genus of the Isoetaceae and sole extant genus of the order IsoetalesIsoetes - type and genus of the Isoetaceae and sole extant genus of the order Isoetales
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
family Isoetaceae, Isoetaceae, quillwort family - quillworts; coextensive with the genus Isoetes
quillwort - any of several spore-bearing aquatic or marsh plants having short rhizomes and leaves resembling quills; worldwide except Polynesia