leptosporangiate definition

  • others:
    • In botany, having sporangia created from a single epidermal mobile, as with the true ferns plus in the Salviniaceæ and Marsileaceæ. Compare eusporangiate.
  • adjective:
    • (of ferns) having each sporangium formed from just one epidermal cell

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