family Lycopodiaceae


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Noun1.family Lycopodiaceae - a family of ferns belonging to the order Lycopodialesfamily Lycopodiaceae - a family of ferns belonging to the order Lycopodiales
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies
Lycopodiales, order Lycopodiales - lower vascular plants coextensive with the family Lycopodiaceae; in some classifications includes the Selaginellaceae and Isoetaceae
genus Lycopodium, Lycopodium - type and sole genus of the Lycopodiaceae; erect or creeping evergreen plants often used for Christmas decorations
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Plant species belonging to the club moss family Lycopodiaceae have been used for medical purposes since ancient times to treat conditions including wound healing and swelling, and more recently in China some species have been used for schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease (Ma and Gang 2004; Olafsdottir et al.
As such, in an attempt to find other AChE inhibitors of plant origin within the family Lycopodiaceae, we have recently screened alkaloids extracts from four Huperzia and one Lycopodiella species from Brazil for their in vitro enzymatic inhibitory effects (Konrath et al.