angiopteris


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Related to angiopteris: Angiopteris evecta, Marattia
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Noun1.angiopteris - highly variable species of very large primitive ferns of the Pacific tropical areas with high rainfallangiopteris - highly variable species of very large primitive ferns of the Pacific tropical areas with high rainfall
tree fern - any of numerous usually tropical ferns having a thick woody stem or caudex and a crown of large fronds; found especially in Australia and New Zealand; chiefly of the families Cyatheaceae and Marattiaceae but some from Polypodiaceae
genus Angiopteris - one species: tree fern
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17 Abscess Juice obtained from macerated roots of roia (unidentified),robdip (unidentified) and Angiopteris sylhetensis de Vriese (Marattiaceae) are macerated together to obtain juice, which is then warmed and applied to abscess 2-3 times daily.
Other species on the island have a discontinuous distribution, shared partly with Taiwan, southern China, and Indochina, such as the ferns Angiopteris lygodiifolia, Osmunda banksiaefolia, and Cyathea hancockii, and the orchid Dendrobium moniliforme.
La familia Marattiaceae presenta estructuras esporogenas de dos tipos: soros en Angiopteris y Archangiopteris, y sinangios en Christensenia, Danaea y Marattia.