Family Hymenophyllaceae

The Hymenophyllaceae is a family of seven genera and over 600 species of ferns, with a subcosmopolitan distribution, but generally restricted to very damp places or to locations where they are wetted by spray from waterfalls or springs.

Genera in the family Hymenophyllaceae of plants


Hymenophyllum - Hymenophyllum is a genus of ferns in the family Hymenophyllaceae.


Trichomanes - The name bristle fern refers to the small bristle that protrudes from the indusia of these ferns.