Oreopteris


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Noun1.Oreopteris - 3 species of ferns formerly included in genus Dryopteris or ThelypterisOreopteris - 3 species of ferns formerly included in genus Dryopteris or Thelypteris
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
family Thelypteridaceae, Thelypteridaceae - genera Thelypteris, Phegopteris, and others
Dryopteris oreopteris, mountain fern, Oreopteris limbosperma - common European mountain fern having fragrant lemon or balsam scented fronds
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Esta especie era considerada bajo Lastrea Bory en FI, nombre que debe ser sustituido por Oreopteris (Smith & Cranfill 2002, He & Zhang 2012, Rothfels et al.
Amongst the most significant species are Pinus sylvestris, Picea abies, Rhododendron ferrugineum, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, Empetrum hermaphroditum, Antennaria carpatica, Aquilegia alpina, Carex ferruginea, Carex foetida, Cerastium alpinum, Cryptogramma crispa, Dryopteris oreades, Oreopteris limbo sperma, Woodsia alpina, Eriophorum polystachyon, Eryophorum scheuchzeri, Gentiana purpurea, Homogyne alpina, Juncus jacquinii, Luzula alpinopilosa, Ranunculus kupferi, Sassurea discolor, Senecio incanus, Trichophorum alpinum, Trifolim alpinum, (etc.).
The buckler ferns, Dryopteris, have the fragrance of newly- mown hay, while the mountain fern (Oreopteris limbosperma) smells of lemons.