Noun Concept
Categories: Plants, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Bryophytes, long volume value, Cryptogams
bryophyte  nonvascular plant  non-vascular plant  Bryophyta sensu lato  Bryophyte life cycle
Non-vascular plants are plants without the vascular system consisting of xylem and phloem. Wikipedia
Bryophytes are an informal group consisting of three divisions of non-vascular land plants : the liverworts, hornworts and mosses. Wikipedia
A paraphyletic group of plants formerly regarded as a single division but now split into mosses (Bryophyta), hornworts (Anthocerotophyta), and liverworts (Marchantiophyta). Wikipedia Disambiguation
Any plant of the division Bryophyta, having stems and leaves but lacking true vascular tissue and roots and reproducing by spores: includes the mosses and liverworts. OmegaWiki
Any plant of the division Bryophyta, defined sensu lato to comprise the mosses, liverworts and hornworts and corresponding to all embryophytes that are not vascular plants. Wiktionary
Member of the Bryophyta; moss, liverwort, or hornwort. Wiktionary (translation)