family Blechnaceae


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Noun1.family Blechnaceae - one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systemsfamily 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
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies
Filicales, order Filicales, order Polypodiales, Polypodiales - true (leptosporangiate) ferns
Blechnum, genus Blechnum - in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae; terrestrial ferns of cosmopolitan distribution mainly in southern hemisphere: hard ferns
genus Doodia, Doodia - in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae; small terrestrial colony-forming ferns of Australasia
genus Sadleria, Sadleria - low tree ferns with large fronds; in rain forests and on lava flows of Hawaiian Islands
genus Stenochlaena, Stenochlaena - large tropical ferns; some epiphytic climbers and some terrestrial bog ferns; Africa; Asia; Australasia
genus Woodwardia, Woodwardia - in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae: chain ferns
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The family Blechnaceae (Polypodiopsida) in Brazil: key to the genera and taxonomic treatment of Austroblechnum, Cranfillia, Lomaridium, Neoblechnum and Telmatoblechnum for southern and southeastern Brazil.
is the largest genus of the family Blechnaceae (Pteridophyta).