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Related to Ophioglossales: Botrychium
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Noun1.Ophioglossales - coextensive with the family Ophioglossaceae
plant order - the order of plants
family Ophioglossaceae, Ophioglossaceae - a family of succulent ferns of order Ophioglossales; cosmopolitan in distribution
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1984) noted that the form and color of the subterranean gametophytes of Ophioglossales "are so much like that of root or rhizome fragments that it is difficult and cumbersome to recognize them from such sporophytic fragments.
Ophioglossales and Polypodiales (Aspleniaceae to Dennstaetiaceae.
Members of Ophioglossales and Polypodiales belong to the division Polypodiophyta and are often called "true ferns.