Heads up: this taxon concept is inactive. It has been merged into Bryophyta. View taxonomic changes

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    • Bryophyta
  • English
    • Mosses
    • moss
  • Spanish
    • Musgos y parientes


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No one's observed a Mosses (Phylum Bryophyta [inactive]) .
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Description from Wikipedia

Bryophyte is a traditional name used to refer to all embryophytes (land plants) that do not have true vascular tissue and are therefore called "non-vascular plants". Some bryophytes do have specialized tissues for the transport of water; however since these do not contain lignin, they are not considered to be true vascular tissue. Currently bryophytes are thought not to be a natural or monophyletic group; however the name is convenient and remains in use as a...

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