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botany
study of plants
biology
"the study of living things"
bio
life
ology
the study of
botane, gk
plant
classification
process of placing things into groups
bi
two
nome
name
clature
to assign
binomial
two names
nomenclature
name assigning
binomial nomenclature
assigning two names
kingdom
one hugh group
plant kingdom
kingdom Plantae (plan' tay)
naturalist
one who studies nature
vascular
tubes that carry fluid
veins (vaynes)
tubes that carry fluid
xylem (zy'lum)
tubes-carry water/chemicals up plant
phloem (floh' em)
tubes-carry sugar/other chemicals down plant
midrib
one vein, middle of leaf, thicker than rest
vascular plant
a plant that has roots, stems, and leaves
nonvascular plant
a plant that doesn't have stems, roots, and leaves (not tubes in them)
example of a
nonvascular plant
moss that grows on rocks and trees
lichens (like' un
plant like clumps,grow on rocks
pod
vessel holds seeds, outer shell of peanut
plants that make seeds
angiosperms, and gymnosperms
Anthrophyta (an' thoh fie" tuh) gk
plants that make flowers
angiosperm
angio = container
sperm = another word for seed
seed container
gymnosperm
gymno = uncovered
sperm = seed
uncovered seed
gymnosperm have four different phyla
1. Coniferophyta (con ih' fur oh fye' tuh)
Conifer (latin)
cone bearer
phyta
plant
phylum Pterophyta (tare uh fie' tuh)
fern
wing plant
Is a fern vascular or non vascular?
vascular
ptero (gk)
wing
sporangia (spuh ran' jee uh)
(seedless vascular plant)
angia = container
spore container
little balls that are filled with spores
sporangia
seed
baby plant in a box with its lunch
spore
baby plant and a protective coating (no food for the baby plant)
spore-maker, not a flower-maker
fern
nonvascular plant
there are not tubes in the plant, plant must absorb water like a paper towel, need lots of water
do non-vascular plants make seeds (mosses)
no, they make sporangia
phylum Bryophyta (bry oh fie' tuh).
bryo (gk) = moss
"moss plant"
lichen are not really plants
two living things
fungus (mushroom) + algie (al' jee)(small, microscope, usually live in water)
lichen -- if the air is very clean what color will the lichen be?
green--the cleaner the air the greener the lichen