Definition of Protophyta. Meaning of Protophyta. Synonyms of Protophyta
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Definition of Protophyta
ProtophytaProtophyte Pro"to*phyte, n. [Proto- + Gr. ? a plant.] (Bot.)
Any unicellular plant, or plant forming only a plasmodium,
having reproduction only by fission, gemmation, or cell
Note: The protophytes (Protophyta) are by some botanists
considered an independent branch or class of the
vegetable kingdom, and made to include the lowest forms
of both fungi and alg[ae], as slime molds, Bacteria,
the nostocs, etc. Cf. Carpophyte, and O["o]phyte.
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