Anthoceros

noun
hornworts
Syn: ↑genus Anthoceros
Hypernyms: ↑moss genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Anthocerotaceae, ↑family Anthocerotaceae

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\\anˈthäsərəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from anth- (I) + -ceros (from Greek keras horn) — more at horn
: a genus of liverworts (family Anthocerotaceae) having slender hornlike or awllike 2-valved capsules, the thallus more than one cell thick, and the involucre covering only the base of the sporangium

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  • Anthoceros — Taxobox name = Anthoceros image width = 240px image caption = Anthoceros punctatus L. regnum = Plantae divisio = Anthocerotophyta classis = Anthocerotopsida ordo = Anthocerotales familia = Anthocerotaceae genus = Anthoceros subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Anthoceros — ID 4519 Symbol Key ANTHO3 Common Name hornwort Family Anthocerotaceae Category Hornwort Division Anthocerotophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • anthoceros — an·thoc·er·os …   English syllables

  • Anthoceros neesii — Systematik Klasse: Anthocerotopsida Unterklasse: Anthocerotidae Ordnung: Anthocerotales Familie: Anthocerotaceae …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anthoceros neesii — Taxobox name = Anthoceros neesii status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Anthocerotophyta classis = Anthocerotopsida ordo = Anthocerotales familia = Anthocerotaceae genus = Anthoceros species = A. neesii binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Anthoceros adscendens — ID 4520 Symbol Key ANAD3 Common Name anthoceros Family Anthocerotaceae Category Hornwort Division Anthocerotophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit Nonvascular …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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