order Filicales


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Noun1.order Filicales - true (leptosporangiate) ferns
plant order - the order of plants
family Hymenophyllaceae, Hymenophyllaceae - terrestrial (hygrophytic) or epiphytic ferns: filmy ferns
family Osmundaceae, Osmundaceae - large family of ferns widely distributed in temperate and tropical areas
Azollaceae, family Azollaceae - used in some classifications for the genus Azolla
family Gleicheniaceae, Gleicheniaceae - a family of ferns belonging to order Filicales
family Parkeriaceae, Parkeriaceae - coextensive with the genus Ceratopteris; sometimes included in family Polypodiaceae
family Polypodiaceae, Polypodiaceae - ferns: a large family that in some classification systems has been subdivided into several families (including Aspleniaceae and Blechnaceae and Davalliaceae and Dennstaedtiaceae and Dryopteridaceae and Oleandraceae and Pteridaceae)
family Vittariaceae, Vittariaceae - one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems: genus Vittaria
Aspleniaceae, family Aspleniaceae - one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria
Blechnaceae, family Blechnaceae - one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Blechnum, Doodia, Sadleria, Stenochlaena, and Woodwardia
Dicksoniaceae, family Dicksoniaceae - tree ferns: genera Dicksonia, Cibotium, Culcita, and Thyrsopteris elegans
family Oleandraceae, Oleandraceae - one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems
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
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On a broader spectrum, it can be deduced that the plants belonging to the order Filicales were true ferns, either herbaceous or arborescent and sometimes the climbers [29].