Horse tail

The terms horse tail, horsetail or horse's tail may refer to the following:

  • The tail of a horse
  • Equisetidae, the subclass that includes all living and extinct horsetails and their immediate relatives
  • Equisetales, the order that includes extinct species known in the fossil record
  • Equisetum, a genus in the Equisetales that includes:
  • Hippuris, a flowering plant more commonly called the mare's tail
  • In human anatomy, a bundle of lumbar nerves known as the cauda equina ("horse's tail")
  • A horsetail is also a type of waterfall
  • Tugh, a standard of horsetails used by Mongol and Turkic peoples

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