order Anthocerotales

noun
hornworts; liverworts having a thalloid gametophyte; in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida
Syn: ↑Anthocerotales
Hypernyms: ↑plant order
Member Holonyms: ↑Anthoceropsida, ↑class Anthoceropsida
Member Meronyms: ↑hornwort

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  • Anthocerotales — noun hornworts; liverworts having a thalloid gametophyte; in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida • Syn: ↑order Anthocerotales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthoceropsida, ↑class Anthoceropsida …   Useful english dictionary

  • plant order — noun the order of plants • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Anthocerotales, ↑order Anthocerotales, ↑Andreaeales, ↑order Andreaeales, ↑Bryales, ↑order Bryales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bryophyte — bryophytic /bruy euh fit ik/, adj. /bruy euh fuyt /, n. Bot. any of the Bryophyta, a phylum of nonvascular plants comprising the true mosses and liverworts. [1875 80; < NL Bryophyta name of the group; see BRYO , PHYTE] * * * Any of the green,… …   Universalium

  • List of plant orders — This article lists the orders of the Viridiplantae.Phylum ChlorophytaThis section lists the orders of Viridiplantae within the phylum Chlorophyta.Class ChlorophyceaeThis section lists the orders of Viridiplantae within the class Chlorophyceae.:*… …   Wikipedia

  • Anthoceropsida — noun hornworts: in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida • Syn: ↑class Anthoceropsida • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Bryophyta, ↑division Bryophyta • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Anthoceropsida — noun hornworts: in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida • Syn: ↑Anthoceropsida • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Bryophyta, ↑division Bryophyta • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hornwort — /hawrn werrt , wawrt /, n. any aquatic plant of the genus Ceratophyllum, found in ponds and slow streams. [1795 1805; HORN + WORT2] * * * Any member of four to six genera of creeping annual or perennial plants of the class Anthocerotopsida.… …   Universalium

  • Anthocerotaceae — noun hornworts • Syn: ↑family Anthocerotaceae • Hypernyms: ↑moss family • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthoceropsida, ↑class Anthoceropsida • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthocerotes —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈrōd.(ˌ)ēz noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Anthocerot , Anthoceros in some classifications : a class of plants coextensive with the order Anthocerotales …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hepaticae — noun liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales • Syn: ↑Hepaticopsida, ↑class Hepaticopsida, ↑class Hepaticae • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Bryophyta …   Useful english dictionary

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