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(family Aspleniaceae)

A genus of leptosporangiate ferns with spine-toothed pinnules, and rounded, superficial sori with circular peltate indusia; the leaves are of a leathery texture. There are some 135 species, of cosmopolitan distribution.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

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