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Morphology of labium/velum in Isoetes L.

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2001
Authors:B. D. Sharma, Purohit S. N.
Journal:Phytomorphology: An International Journal of Plant Morphology
Pagination:57 - 61
Date Published:2001///
Keywords:Common ancestor, Ferns, Lycopods

Comparison is made between the unique structure labium/velum of Isoetes and the indusium of ferns. All three structures are derived from a common ancestor. The hypothesis is based on the study of labium and velum in three Indian species of Isoetes.

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