Chapter 30: Overview of Plant Diversity

Critical to Know

General plant life cycles: moss, fern, pine, flowering plant
Structure of flower and terms

Must Know

Vascular plants
Non-vascular plants
Stomata
Sporophyte and gametophyte
Sporangia and spores
Gametangia
Bryophyte and life cycle of moss
Antheridia
Archegonia
Hornwort and liverwort
Homosporous and heterosporous
Clubmoss (Lycophyta)
Pterophyta: whisk ferns, horsetails, ferns
Geymnosperms: conifers, cycds, gnetophyte, ginko
Angiosperms: monocots and eudicots
Double fertilizations
Endosperm
Cotyledon
Also read pages 516 - 517

Instructors: Professor Clyde Herreid, herreid@buffalo.edu
and Professor Chuck Fourtner: fourtner@buffalo.edu
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