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Index Ceratopteris

Ceratopteris is the only genus among homosporous ferns that is exclusively aquatic. [1]

17 relations: Acrostichum, Brongniart, Ceratopteridoideae, Ceratopteris richardii, Ceratopteris thalictroides, Genomics, Genus, Laboratory, Leptosporangiate fern, Model organism, Phytotaxa, Plant, Polypodiales, Pteridaceae, Pteridophyte, Species, Spore.


Acrostichum is a fern genus in the Ceratopteridoideae subfamily of the Pteridaceae.

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Brongniart is the surname of a notable French family.

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Ceratopteridoideae is one of the five subfamilies in the Pteridaceae family of ferns.

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Ceratopteris richardii

Ceratopteris richardii is a fern species belonging to the genus Ceratopteris, one of only two genera of the Ceratopteridoideae subfamily of the Pteridaceae.

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Ceratopteris thalictroides

The species Ceratopteris thalictroides is a fern species belonging to the genus Ceratopteris, one of only two genera of the Ceratopteridoideae subfamily of the family Pteridaceae.

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Genomics is an interdisciplinary field of science focusing on the structure, function, evolution, mapping, and editing of genomes.

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A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.

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A laboratory (informally, lab) is a facility that provides controlled conditions in which scientific or technological research, experiments, and measurement may be performed.

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Leptosporangiate fern

Leptosporangiate ferns are the largest group of living ferns, including some 11000 species worldwide.

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Model organism

A model organism is a non-human species that is extensively studied to understand particular biological phenomena, with the expectation that discoveries made in the organism model will provide insight into the workings of other organisms.

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Phytotaxa is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for rapid publication on any aspect of systematic botany.

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Plants are mainly multicellular, predominantly photosynthetic eukaryotes of the kingdom Plantae.

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The order Polypodiales encompasses the major lineages of polypod ferns, which comprise more than 80% of today's fern species.

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Pteridaceae is a family of ferns in the order Polypodiales., including some 1150 known species in ca 45 genera (depending on taxonomic opinions), divided over five subfamilies.

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A pteridophyte is a vascular plant (with xylem and phloem) that disperses spores (and lacks seeds).

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In biology, a species is the basic unit of classification and a taxonomic rank, as well as a unit of biodiversity, but it has proven difficult to find a satisfactory definition.

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In biology, a spore is a unit of sexual or asexual reproduction that may be adapted for dispersal and for survival, often for extended periods of time, in unfavourable conditions.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceratopteris

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