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
LYCOPODIACEAE (G)
Fern Family(Le)
lukos, = wolf; -podus, = footed, based. (the rhizomes resemble a wolf’s paw)
(LS, BL, Le)
HUPERZIA
Clubmosses(Le)
For Johann Peter Huperz (1771-1816).**
(Ch)
LYCOPODIELLA (G)
Running Clubmosses(Le) Ferns (PS)
lukos, = wolf; pous, podos, = a foot. -ella, = diminutive. (the rhizomes resemble a wolf’s paw) (derives from the related LYCOPODIUM, + ella)
(LS, BL, Le, Ro)
LYCOPODIUM (G)
Clubmosses(Le)
lukos, = wolf; pous, podos, = a foot. -ium, = ‘characteristic of’, hence indicates connection or resemblance. (the rhizomes resemble a wolf’s paw)
(LS, BL, Le)