Cryptogamia


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Noun1.Cryptogamia - in former classification systems: one of two major plant divisions, including all plants that do not bear seeds: ferns, mosses, algae, fungi
division - (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
kingdom Plantae, plant kingdom, Plantae - (botany) the taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct plants
Phanerogamae - in former classification systems: one of two major plant divisions, including all seed-bearing plants; superseded by the division Spermatophyta
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Chapter six, "Cryptogamia," turns to Romantic botany, where those themes of species and hybridity were more at home.
On the germination, development, and fructification of the higher Cryptogamia, and on the fructification of the Coniferae.
(2) The volumes included the five Narrative volumes (1844); Ethnography and Philology (1846); Zoophytes (1846; atlas, 1849); Mammalogy and Ornithology (1858); Races of Men (1848); Geology (1849); Meteorology (1851); Mollusca and Shells (1852; atlas, 1856); Crustacea (2 vols.) (1852-1853; atlas, 1855); Botany: Phanerogamia Part I (1854; atlas, 1856); Botany: Phanerogamia, part 2 (never printed); Botany: Cryptogamia. Filices (1854; atlas, 1855); Botany: Cryptogamia.