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Related to Lygodium: Nephrolepis, Lygodium palmatum
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Noun1.Lygodium - chiefly tropical climbing fernsLygodium - chiefly tropical climbing ferns  
family Schizaeaceae, Schizaeaceae - small family of mainly tropical ferns
climbing fern - any of several ferns of the genus Lygodium that climb by twining
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
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In more humid locations (close to the streams and ponds), the fern creepers such as Lygodium sp.
1 Phlegmariurus phlegmaria (L.) Holub 2 Lygodiaceae Lygodium japonicum (Thunberg) Swartz L.
A similar parasitism pattern was found for the introduced biological control agent Neomusotima conspurcatalis Warren (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) on Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R.
Paper bark tree (Melaleuca quinquenervia), Old World climbing fern (Lygodium microphyllum), and downy rose myrtle (Rhodomyrtus tomentosa) are all native to Asia and highly invasive in Florida and Hawaii.
That vine is Old World climbing fern (Lygodium microphyllum)," a non-native that has become established in South Florida and poses significant threat to native habitats," said biologist Tony Pernas, of Big Cypress National Preserve.
The non-arboreal pollen and spores which characterize this range are represented by Asplenium type, Stenochlaena palustris, Polypodium, Pteris type and Lygodium microphyllum.
The understory species are mainly Lantana camara and Murraya paniculata, with dispersed Asparagus cochinchinensis, Berchemia lineate, Elaeagnus oldhamii, Maytenus diversifolia, Pteris semipinnata, Lygodium japonicum, Cocculus orbiculatus, and Commelina auriculta.
Revalidation of the presence of Lygodium venustum (Lygodiaceae) in Argentina, with nomenclatural notes
Introduced liana and vine species, such as Lonicera japonica Thunb., Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R.