Crossotheca

noun
Cros·​so·​the·​ca

Definition of Crossotheca

: a form genus of fossil plants that are known from fructifications bearing pendulous sporangia in epaulet-shaped clusters and occurring on pecopteroid plant remains and that are usually considered to be seed ferns

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History and Etymology for Crossotheca

New Latin, from cross- + -theca

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