bryophyte

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bryophyte

any plant of the division Bryophyta, a division containing the liverworts (see HEPATICAE and mosses (Musci). These plants do not possess a vascular system and there is always an ALTERNATION OF GENERATIONS with distinct SPOROPHYTE and GAMETOPHYTE generations.
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An Introduction to Embryophyta, Volume I, Bryophyta.
In terms of biodiversity, metazoans are represented by at least five or six phyla (Porifera, Mollusca, Arthropoda, Chordata and Vermiform animals, such as Nemertina and Annelida) and plants by four (Phycophyta, Bryophyta, Pteridophyta and Spermatophyta).
Las ninfas han sido colectadas asociadas casi exclusivamente a Bryophyta, completamente sumergidos en esteros loticos y frios de la region de la Araucania en la Cordillera de los Andes de Chile.
Zea mays) + Convolvulaceae + Cypemceae + + + + Dipsacaceae + Lamiaceae + Liliaceae + Onagmceae + Poaceae + + + + Polygalaceae + + Polygonaceae + + + + Primulaceae + Ranunculaceae + Rumex + Typhaceae + + + BRYOPHYTA Phaeoceros + + Sphagnum + + PTERIDOPHYTA Alsophila + + + + Anogramma + + + Anemia + + + Blechnum + + + + Botrychium + + + + Cyathea + + + Cyathaceae + + + + Cystopteris + + Dicksonia + + + Dicranoglossum + + + Dicranopteris + + + + Huperzia + + + Hymenophyllum + + + Gleichenia + + Lophosoria + + Lycopodiella + + Lycopodium + Lygodium + Marratiaceae + Microgramma + + + + Ophioglossum + Osmunda + + + + Polypodiaceae + Plagiogyria + Pterideae + + + + Schizea + Selaginella + + + + Vittariacae + Figura 5.
Other phylums include Spermatophyta, Pteridophyta, Thallophyta, and Bryophyta.
The two main divisions are Mangoliophyta and Bryophyta.