nonvascular plant

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Synonyms for nonvascular plant

any of numerous plants of the division Bryophyta

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Nonvascular plants are covered very briefly, followed by spore-bearing plants, seed-bearing plants and the major focus, flowering plants (basal dicots, monocots and eudicots).
Prior to 1 January 1908 an illustration with analysis, or for nonvascular plants a single figure showing details aiding identification, is acceptable, for the purpose of this Article, in place of a written description or diagnosis.
and) 106 kinds of nonvascular plants (algae, fungi, lichens, liverworts, and mosses).
All coastal regions are represented by thousands of species including taxa such as bacteria, plankton, macroinvertebrates, fish, vascular and nonvascular plants, amphibians, and birds.
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.