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Noun1.Stenochlaena - large tropical fernsStenochlaena - large tropical ferns; some epiphytic climbers and some terrestrial bog ferns; Africa; Asia; Australasia
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
Blechnaceae, family Blechnaceae - one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Blechnum, Doodia, Sadleria, Stenochlaena, and Woodwardia
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Marsh swamp is predominantly covered with aquatic plants, i.e., Eleocharis dulcis, Lepironia articulata, Stenochlaena palustris, Philydrum lanuginosum, and Scleria purpurascens.
Lai, "Cholinesterase inhibitory activity and chemical constituents of Stenochlaena palustris fronds at two different stages of maturity," Journal of Food and Drug Analysis, vol.
The Asplenium type spores with Acrostichum aureum and Stenochlaena palustris are also present, which represents non-arboreal pollen and spores.
(2012) recopilaron los numeros basicos de Blechnaceae, indicando: x=27 para Pteridoblechnum, x = 29, 31, 33, 34 y 36 para Blechnum, x = 32 para Doodia, x=33 para Sadleria, x=34 y x=35 para Woodwardia, x=35 para Brainea, x=37 para Stenochlaena y x=40 para Salpichlaena, mientras que Chambers & Farrant (1998) y Tindale & Roy (2002) reportaron x = 28, 32 y 37 para Blechnum de Australia.
it contains dead fallen trees and some mud mounds covered with Climbing Fern (Stenochlaena palustris) andThree Square Bulrush (Scirpus olneyi).