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Anthoceros agrestis Paton

Synonym
  • Anthoceros punctatus L. var. cavernosus (Nees) Gott.
Vernacular Name
Field Hornwort
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Conservation status
No status defined
Value of species
Remarks
Detail
he opaque, dark green, circular thalli of both these hornworts are typically 2–3 cm across, look very frilly, and usually have various ridges and crests on the upper surface. Male organs lie in pits in the thalli, which are mixed among the female horns and incipient horns on consistently monoicous thalli.
Book reference
  • Вірченко В.М. Мохоподібні природно-заповідних територій Українського Полісся. – Київ: ТОВ НВП «Інтерсервіс», 2014. – 224 с.
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Experts
  • Anastasiia SAVYTSKA, e-mail: asavitska@gmail.com

Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Anthocerotophyta
Anthocerotophyta_unranked_taxon
Anthocerotophyta
Anthocerotales
Anthocerotaceae
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