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Pteridophyta

Saltos de línea: Pter¦ido|phyta
Pronunciación: /ˌtɛrɪdə(ʊ)ˈfʌɪtə
 
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Definición de Pteridophyta en inglés:

plural sustantivo

Botany
A division of flowerless green plants that comprises the ferns and their relatives.
Example sentences
  • Consider the ‘Pteridophyta’ (vascular plants that reproduce by spores) are they a monophyletic group or a grade?
  • Polyploidy occurs in the heterosporous and homosporous Pteridophyta, but with a much higher frequency in the latter.
  • The database includes the data on the spread of the autochthonous and majority of the alochthonous species of pteridophyta and anthophyta in Slovenia.

Origen

modern Latin (plural), from Greek pteris, pterid- 'fern' + phuton 'plant'.

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