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Noun1.Lycopodiales - lower vascular plants coextensive with the family Lycopodiaceae; in some classifications includes the Selaginellaceae and Isoetaceae
plant order - the order of plants
class Lycopodiate, class Lycopsida, Lycopodiate, Lycopsida - club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
clubmoss family, family Lycopodiaceae, Lycopodiaceae - a family of ferns belonging to the order Lycopodiales
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Sin embargo, las rocas que se encuentran inmediatamente por encima y por debajo de los yacimientos carboniferos presentan restos fosiles de gimnospermas y de pteridofitos pertenecientes a los ordenes Filicales (helechos), Equisetales (colas de caballo) y Lycopodiales (licopodios).
Hints of an earlier stage of 'isomorphic' alternation in vascular plant life-cycles can be found in studies of the lesser-known gametophytes of modern Lycopodiales, Psilotales, and Ophioglossales.
These results compare favorably with those from the "extant only" analysis of morphological characters by Stevenson and Loconte (1996), in which the psilotophytes clade is attached to the stem at a node above the Lycopodiales and below the Equisetales (Stevenson & Loconte, 1996: [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED]).