family Gleicheniaceae


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Noun1.family Gleicheniaceae - a family of ferns belonging to order Filicales
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies
Filicales, order Filicales, order Polypodiales, Polypodiales - true (leptosporangiate) ferns
genus Gleichenia, Gleichenia - type genus of Gleicheniaceae: leptosporangiate ferns with sessile sporangia; South Africa to Malaysia and New Zealand
Dicranopteris, genus Dicranopteris - terrestrial ferns of forest margin or open ground; pantropical
Diplopterygium, genus Diplopterygium - scandent thicket-forming ferns of Asia to western Pacific
genus Sticherus, Sticherus - umbrella ferns; warm regions of Australia and New Zealand