: a genus of epiphytic Australasian fern allies related to Psilotum and characterized by conspicuous vertical leaves and boat-shaped 2-celled synangia

Word History


New Latin, from Greek tmēsis act of cutting + New Latin -pteris

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“Tmesipteris.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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