Lignophyta

Belongs within: Tracheophyta.Contains: Archaeopteridales, Lagenostomales, Apo-Spermatophyta. The Lignophyta comprises the clade of wood-producing plants, defined by Cantino et al. (2007) as the most inclusive clade characterised by a bifascial vascular cambium (a meristematic layer producing secondary xylem on the inner face and secondary phloem on the outer face) homologous with that of Pinus sylvestris. Synapomorphies… Continue reading Lignophyta

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Archaeopteridales

Belongs within: Lignophyta. The Urbaum Published 18 February 2015 It appears that it’s been over a month now since I last posted anything at this site. I’m not going to go back and check, but I think this may be the longest hiatus that Catalogue of Organisms has been through since I first launched it… Continue reading Archaeopteridales