Neuropteris

Neuropteris

Neu*rop"te*ris\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a nerve + ? a kind of fern.] (Paleon.) An extensive genus of fossil ferns, of which species have been found from the Devonian to the Triassic formation.
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