Camptosorus

noun
Camp·​to·​so·​rus | \ -ˈsōrəs, -ȯr- \

Definition of Camptosorus

: a genus of ferns (family Polypodiaceae) having lanceolate fronds that root at the tips — see walking fern

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History and Etymology for Camptosorus

New Latin, from campto- + -sorus

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“Camptosorus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Camptosorus. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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