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Any of numerous primarily land-dwelling plants having a sporophytic embryo that develops within gametophytic tissue, including the bryophytes and the vascular plants. Also called land plant.

em′bry·o·phyt′ic (-fĭt′ĭk) adj.


any of a subkingdom of plants, Embryophyta, that encompasses most land plants, such as trees, flowers and mosses
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The tapetum: its form, function and possible phylogeny in Embryophyta.
Classification Name Kingdom Eukaryota Subkingdom Embryophyta Division Spermatophyta Subdivision Angiospermae Class Dicotyledoneae Subclass Rosidae Superorder Aralianae Order Araliales (Umbelliflorae) Family Apiaceae or Umbelliferae Subfamily Hydrocotyle Genus Centella Species Centella asiatica Table 2: Ethnomedicinal uses of Centella asiatica (L.
An Introduction to Embryophyta, Volume I, Bryophyta.