Eusporangiatae

plural noun
Eu·​spo·​ran·​gi·​a·​tae | \ ˌyüspəˌranjēˈätˌē, -ˈāt- \

Definition of Eusporangiatae

in some classifications
: a group comprising all the ferns in which sporangium formation is eusporangiate — compare leptosporangiatae

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History and Etymology for Eusporangiatae

New Latin, from feminine plural of (assumed) New Latin eusporangiatus

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“Eusporangiatae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eusporangiatae. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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