variants or less commonly pleurocarpic
of a moss
: bearing the archegonia and antheridia on short lateral branches compare acrocarpous

Word History


pleurocarpous International Scientific Vocabulary pleur- + -carpous; pleurocarpic from pleur- + -carpic

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“Pleurocarpous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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