Helminthostachys zeylanica

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Noun1.Helminthostachys zeylanica - Australasian fern with clusters of sporangia on stems of fertile fronds
fern - any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores
genus Helminthostachys, Helminthostachys - one species: terrestrial fern of southeastern Asia and Australia
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Lin, "Water extract of Helminthostachys zeylanica attenuates LPS-induced acute lung injury in mice by modulating NF-kappaB and MAPK pathways," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Lygodium flexuosum, used by the Khumi healer (along with Helminthostachys zeylanica) for treatment of severe fever, red color of urine, pain in the urinary bladder is used by local peoples of Amarkantak region, Madhya Pradesh, India to treat menorrhagia, insect bite, rheumatism, sprains, scabies, ulcers, eczema, cuts, wounds, and carbuncles (Srivastava et al., 2012).
Anatomy of the axillary bud of Helminthostachys zeylanica (Ophioglossaceae) and its systematic implications.