horsetail family

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Noun1.horsetail family - sole surviving family of the Equisetales: fern allies
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies
Equisetales, order Equisetales - lower tracheophytes in existence since the Devonian
Equisetum, genus Equisetum - horsetails; coextensive with the family Equisetaceae
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Equisetaceae (Horsetail Family) Equisetum arvense L.: Field horsetail; native; April; Ml.