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|Noun||1.||family Schizaeaceae - small family of mainly tropical ferns|
genus Schizaea, Schizaea - type genus of the Schizaeaceae cosmopolitan especially in tropics; small leptosporangiate ferns: curly grass fern
genus Anemia, Anemia - genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies