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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V Kale, "Phytochemical analysis of whole plant extracts of Angiopteris heliferiana " Res.
Angiopteris angustifolia (Marattiopsida) showed single two-tasiARF TAS3 locus, which included the tandem of conserved tasiARF sequences corresponding to the nearby phased segments defined by the 3' miR390 processing site, as observed in Arabidopsis and some other plant species [14, 27].
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.
(2003) reconocieron cinco: tres paleotropicales, Angiopteris, Archangiopteris y Christensenia; uno neotropical, Danaea; y uno pantropical, Marattia.