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Archegoniophore of a liverwort


1  stalk
3  archegonia
4  slime cells
2  head

English name: A liverwort
Scientific name: Marchantia sp.
Familia: Marchantiaceae
Classis: Hepatopsida
Phylum: Hepatophyta
Regnum: Plantae

Archegoniophore of a liverwort. The archegonia that produce each an egg cell are located at the archegoniophore. After fertilization a sporangium with spores develops from the zygote.

last modified: 5 Jun 2014