basiscopic


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Adj.1.basiscopic - facing or on the side toward the base
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
acroscopic - facing or on the side toward the apex
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Fronds are long-petiolate, with stramineous petioles as long or longer than the lamina; indument of simple hairs 0.1-0.15 mm long; laminae have (2-) 4-7 (-11) pairs of lateral ascending pinnae, pinnae are narrow-lanceolate, 3-4.5 cm wide, with acuminate apices and bases gradually attenuate, asymmetric, decurrent on the basiscopic side (Figure 1 A and B), with 5-7 areoles at the middle of lateral pinnae.
Towards the base of an ultimate pinna, pinnules developed neuropteroid attachment (having lost both basiscopic sinus, and acroscopic constriction; Fig.