order Sphaerocarpales

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Related to order Sphaerocarpales: Marchantiales, Jungermanniales, Calobryales
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Noun1.order Sphaerocarpales - small order sometimes included in the order Jungermanniales
plant order - the order of plants
class Hepaticae, class Hepaticopsida, Hepaticae, Hepaticopsida - liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
family Sphaerocarpaceae, Sphaerocarpaceae - liverworts with bilaterally symmetrical gametophytes; sometimes placed in the order Jungermanniales
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Sphaerocarpos along with Riella and Geothallus comprise the small order Sphaerocarpales, a distinct and early divergent order.