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
POTTIACEAE
Moss()
For Johann Friedrich Pott (1738–1805).**
(Ch)
HYPODONTIUM (G)
Moss()
(h)upo, = under, beneath; (below, under, beneath) odon, ontos, odons, = a tooth; -ium, = diminutive; -little.
(LS, BL)
pseudo, = to be mistaken, be false; (resembling but not equalling) krossos, = tassel, fringe, fimbria; -idium, diminutive. (fimbria, = thread, fibre, fringe;- the dentated or fringe-like ring of the operculum of mosses, by the elastic power of which the operculum is displaced)
(LS, Ox)