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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Helminthostachys zeylanica is used by the local people and tribes of Kolli Hills in namakkal district of Tamil Nadu, India for vitality and as a brain tonic (Perumal, 2010).
Lygodiaceae) and in the urinary Helminthostachys zeylanica L.
Anatomy of the axillary bud of Helminthostachys zeylanica (Ophioglossaceae) and its systematic implications.