genus Isoetes


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Noun1.genus Isoetes - type and genus of the Isoetaceae and sole extant genus of the order Isoetalesgenus Isoetes - type and genus of the Isoetaceae and sole extant genus of the order Isoetales
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
family Isoetaceae, Isoetaceae, quillwort family - quillworts; coextensive with the genus Isoetes
quillwort - any of several spore-bearing aquatic or marsh plants having short rhizomes and leaves resembling quills; worldwide except Polynesia
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Publication of the treatment of the genus Isoetes for Flora of North America (Taylor et al., 1993) stimulated extensive research in eastern North America on the distribution and taxonomy of quillworts.
Distribution of diurnal acid metabolism in submerged aquatic plants outside the genus Isoetes. Photosynthetica 16: 546-553.