Dryopteris dilatata


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Noun1.Dryopteris dilatata - European shield fern
buckler fern, shield fern - any of various ferns of the genera Dryopteris or Polystichum or Lastreopsis having somewhat shield-shaped coverings on the sori
Dryopteris, genus Dryopteris - large widespread genus of medium-sized terrestrial ferns; in some classification systems placed in Polypodiaceae
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108m, subespontanea sobre un talud terroso con orientacion N, humedo y profusamente musgado, en una zona sombreada y en compania, entre otras plantas, de Dryopteris dilatata, D.
TYPE: Holotypus hoc loco: Hypno-Polypodion Mucina 1993 (Mucina, 1993: 267) DIAGNOSTIC TAXA OF THE ORDER: Bartramia pomiformis Hedw., Dryopteris dilatata, Hypnum cupressiforme L., Oxalis acetosella, P.
Our dryopteris dilatata, the native broad buckler fern, is just as graceful and also deciduous.
Our Dryopteris dilatata, the native 'Broad Buckler Fern' is just as graceful and also deciduous.
Partial consumption of shield fern, Dryopteris dilatata, rhizomes by black-tailed deer, Odocoileus hemionus sitkensis, and its potential implications.