Gangamopteris

noun
Gan·ga·mop·ter·is | \ˌgaŋgəˈmäptərə̇s\

Definition of Gangamopteris 

: a genus of fossil plants of Permian and Lower Triassic resembling ferns

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History and Etymology for Gangamopteris

New Latin, from Greek gangamon small round oyster net + New Latin -pteris

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