: having sporangia which rise from a group of epidermal cells
eusporangiate ferns of the families Ophioglossaceae and Marattiaceae
opposed to leptosporangiate

Word History


from (assumed) New Latin eusporangiatus, from New Latin eu- + sporangium + Latin -atus -ate

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“Eusporangiate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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