Anthophyta

noun
comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
Hypernyms: ↑class
Member Holonyms: ↑Spermatophyta, ↑division Spermatophyta
Member Meronyms:

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\\anˈthäfəd.ə, ˌan(t)thəˈfīd.ə\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from anth- (I) + -phyta
in some classifications : a division including all the flowering plants

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  • Anthophyta —   [griechisch phytón »Pflanze«] Plural, Blütenpflanzen, andere Bezeichnung für die Samenpflanzen, da diese fast immer eine Blüte bilden …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Anthophyta — Bedecktsamer Kornblume (Centaurea cyanus) Systematik Klassifikation: Lebewesen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anthophyta — The anthophytes were thought to be a clade comprising plants bearing flower like structures. The group contained the angiosperms the extant flowering plants as well as the Gnetales and the extinct Bennettitales.Detailed morphological and… …   Wikipedia

  • anthophyta — an·thoph·y·ta …   English syllables

  • division Anthophyta — noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta) • Syn: ↑Angiospermae, ↑class Angiospermae, ↑Magnoliophyta,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Цветковые растения — (anthophyta) см. Семенные растения …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • ανθόφυτα — (anthophyta). Άλλη ονομασία της υποδιαίρεσης των αγγειοσπέρμων. Ο όρος α. οφείλεται στο γεγονός ότι η παραγωγή των σπερμάτων τους συνδέεται με τα άνθη, που είναι και το διακριτικό χαρακτηριστικό γνώρισμα της υποδιαίρεσης …   Dictionary of Greek

  • Magnoliophyta — n. A class of flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta). Syn: Angiospermae, class Angiospermae, division Magnoliophyta,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Angiospermae — noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta) • Syn: ↑class Angiospermae, ↑Magnoliophyta, ↑division Magnoliophyta …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Angiospermae — noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta) • Syn: ↑Angiospermae, ↑Magnoliophyta, ↑division Magnoliophyta,… …   Useful english dictionary

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