Streptophytina

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Streptophytina
Ephedra chilensis 1.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Archaeplastida
(unranked): Streptophytina
Lewis & McCourt, 2004
Divisions

Charophyta
Embryophyta

Synonyms
  • Streptophyta Jeffrey, 1967[1]
  • Anthocerotophyta Sluiman, 1985
  • Charophyta sensu Cavalier-Smith, 1993

Streptophytina is an unranked clade of plants that includes the land plant division Embryophyta, (which contains the land plants (bryophytes, and vascular plants)[2] and the algal division Charophyta, which includes the Mesostigmatales, Chlorokybales, Klebsormidiales, Zygnematales, Coleochaetales and Charales.[3]

The composition of the Streptophytina and similar groups (Streptophyta, Anthocerotophyta and Charophyta) varies in each classification.[4]

Classifications[edit]

Jeffrey, 1967[edit]

Lewis & McCourt 2004[edit]

Leliaert et al. 2012[edit]

Adl et al. 2012[edit]

References[edit]

reproductive structure of Chara

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