vascular plant

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vascular plant

any member of the division TRACHEOPHYTA, possessing a specialized transport system formed of VASCULAR BUNDLES.
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It will be interesting to compare the pattern of gene expression in "meristems" of bryophytes and tracheophytes.
Algae lack the various structures that characterize land plants, such as phyllids and rhizoids in nonvascular plants, or leaves, roots, and other organs that are found in tracheophytes.
The Hornworts (Anthocerophytina) are a small (about 500 species in 12 genera) but evolutionarily important group as the most current phylogenies find them to be the closest extant relatives of the tracheophytes (Carafa et al.
Moreover, most molecular studies suggest that tracheophytes are derived from within a paraphyletic grouping of 'bryophytes' (Qiu et al.