asplenium definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of ferns characterized by linear or oblong sori lying from the veins (that are free generally in most species) and obliquely towards the costa, the involucre becoming conformable to your sorus and orifice toward the costa when single.
    • in certain classification systems put into household Polypodiaceae

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