Genera within a family

Family: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
DRYOPTERIDACEAE (G)
Fern Family(Le)
Dryades, Dryas**, = wood-nymphs, dryads. drys,= the oak, sacred to Zeus; any timber tree; pteron, = a feather, wings. (winged)
(ld, LS, BL)
cyrtos, = curved, bent, arched; (convex) -ium, = ‘characteristic of’.
(LS, BL)
ELAPHOGLOSSUM (G)
Deertongue Ferns (Le)
elaphos, = deer; glossa, = tongue.
(LS)
For Karl Friedrich Ludwig Felix von Rumohr (1785-1843).**
(Ch)