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
PTERIDONTACEAE (g)
Ferns()
pteron, = a feather, wings; pteris, = fern; odon, ontos, odons, = a tooth; -odontus, = toothed.
(LS, Ro, BL)
ADIANTUM (G)
Maidenhair Ferns (Le)
a-, an-, = denotes privative, negative; a-, = without, not, -less, un-; diantos, = wettable. adiantos, = unwetted, ‘maidens hair’. (during rain leaves shed water and remain dry)
(Ox, Le, LS)