Mosses & Ferns

Kingdom Plantae 
All Materials Cmassengale   

Seedless Nonvascular Plants

Division  Bryophyta

 Mosses:


MOSS SPOROPHYTES & GAMETOPHYTES

LIFE CYCLE OF MOSSES:

Moss Gametophyte

Moss Sporophyte

Polytrichum formosum with moss flowers

Tortula muralis?


Moss Capsules

Sexual Reproduction in Moss:

Archegonium

Antheridium

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Protonema of Funaria hygrometrica
Protonema

Asexual reproduction in Mosses:

Gemmae cups

Uses for Moss:

Division  Hepatophyta  

Liverworts:


Liverwort

Division  Anthocerophyta

Hornworts:


Hornwort

Seedless Vascular Plants

Division  Psilophyta

Whisk Ferns:


Whisk Fern

Division  Lycophyta

Club Mosses:


Club Moss

Resurrection Plant

resurrection plant

Division  Sphenophyta

Horsetails:


Horsetail

Division  Pterophyta

Ferns:

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FERNS

Fern Life Cycle:

Uses for Ferns:

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