Definition of the noun lyginopteris
What does lyginopteris mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- genus of fossil seed ferns of the Carboniferous
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Lyginopteris: genus Lyginopteris
- more generic term: gymnosperm genus = a genus of gymnosperms
- member of: Cycadofilicales / Lyginopteridales / order Cycadofilicales / order Lyginopteridales = fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns
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by Dr. Singh, Dr. Pande & Dr. Jain
Division Class Order Family Cycadophyta Pteridospermopsida Lyginopteridales Lyginopteridaceae Lyginopteris is a stem genus belonging to the lower and middle coal measures. It commonly occurs in the coal balls of Lancashire and ...
Concise Encyclopedia Biology (1996)
Lyginopteris oldhamia from the Upper Carboniferous. a Reconstruction of stem and leaves. b Seed with cupula. c Longitudinal section of a seed. Lymantriidae, tussock moths: a family of the Lepidoptera containing about 2 000 species, closely ...
Encyclopedia of Time (2009)
Science, Philosophy, Theology, & Culture by H. James Birx
Lyginopteris), which are considered to be the common ...
by Elizabeth Owen, Eve Daintith
Lyginopteris oldhamia discovered in Oldham, England), illustrate the great diversity of this group, which is believed to be the ancestral group from which the other fossil gymnosperms and ...
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Scrabble value of L1Y4G2I1N1O1P3T1E1R1I1S1
The value of this 12-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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