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7.5: Nonvascular Plants

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bryophyte

Type of plant that lacks vascular tissues, such as a liverwort, hornwort, or moss.

gametophyte

Haploid (having one set of chromosomes) generation in the life cycle of a plant.

hornwort

Nonvascular plant with long and pointed sporophytes, like tiny horns.

liverwort

Nonvascular plant that has leaf-like or ribbon-like bodies.

moss

Tiny nonvascular plant that grows like carpets and has leaf-like structures.

nonvascular seedless plant

Plant without vascular tissue or seeds.

sporangium

Capsule that releases spores in mosses.

sporophyte

Diploid (having two sets of chromosomes) generation in the life cycle of a plant.

vascular tissue

Specialized tissue that transports water, nutrients, and food in plants.

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