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VIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subkingdom)

Anthocerophyta (hornworts) Division (Bot.)   1 ident refs
BRYOPHYTA (mosses and Liverworts)
ANDREAEOPSIDA (rock mosses), eg: Andreaea rupestris (Black Rock-moss) - Close-up BRYOPSIDA (mosses), eg: Rhytidiadelphus loreus (Little Shaggy-moss) - Close-up POLYTRICHOPSIDA (a class of mosses), eg: Unidentified Polytrichum (Unidentified Polytrichum Hair-mosses) - Plants SPHAGNOPSIDA (bog mosses), eg: Sphagnum tenellum (Soft Bog-moss) - Plant with capsules TETRAPHIDOPSIDA (a class of mosses), eg: Tetraphis pellucida (Pellucid Four-tooth Moss) - Gemmae
Phylum 145 subtaxa 50 ident refs
Charophyta (stoneworts and other charaphycean algae)
CHAROPHYCEAE (stoneworts), eg: Chara hispida s.s. (Bristly Stonewort) - Shoot tip with chalky covering removed ZYGNEMATOPHYCEAE (desmids and filamentous charophycean algae), eg: Unidentified Zygnematales (Unidentified Desmids and Filamentous Charophycean Algae) - Cell
Division (Bot.) 57 subtaxa 41 ident refs
CHLOROPHYTA Pascher, 1914 (green algae)
CHLOROPHYCEAE (a class of green algae), eg: Haematococcus pluvialis (a green alga) - Aplanospores TREBOUXIOPHYCEAE (a class of green algae), eg: Schizochlamydella delicatula (an alga) - Colony ULVOPHYCEAE (a class of green algae), eg: Acrosiphonia arcta (a green seaweed) - Thallus
Phylum 44 subtaxa 29 ident refs
LYCOPODIOPHYTA (clubmosses and quillworts) Phylum   2 ident refs
MARCHANTIOPHYTA (liverworts)
JUNGERMANNIOPSIDA (a class of liverworts), eg: Metzgeria furcata (Forked Veilwort) - Thallus MARCHANTIOPSIDA (thallose liverworts), eg: Riccia sorocarpa (Common Crystalwort) - Small plant - in situ
Phylum 57 subtaxa 11 ident refs
PTERIDOPHYTA (ferns and allies)
EQUISETOPSIDA (a class of horsetails), eg: Equisetum telmateia (Great Horsetail) - Plant - in situ POLYPODIOPSIDA (a class of ferns), eg: Ceterach officinarum (Rustyback) - Plant - side view PSILOTOPSIDA (a class of ferns), eg: Ophioglossum vulgatum (Adder’S Tongue, Adder's-tongue) - Plant
Phylum 55 subtaxa 79 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 80 general literature references to VIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants)

VIRIDIPLANTAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1122 feeding and other relationships of VIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants)

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