Definition of Phanerogamae
1. Noun. In former classification systems: one of two major plant divisions, including all seed-bearing plants; superseded by the division Spermatophyta.
Group relationships: Kingdom Plantae, Plant Kingdom, Plantae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phanerogamae
Literary usage of Phanerogamae
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1. Plant-geography Upon a Physiological Basis by Andreas Franz Wilhelm Schimper (1903)
"The phanerogamae of fresh water, in contrast with those of the sea. belong to the most diverse orders of Angiospermae. Of special importance among ..."
2. A Bibliography of the Japanese Empire: Being a Classified List of All Books by Friedrich Wenckstern, Léon Pagès (1907)
"phanerogamae, part II. in preparation. Matsumura, J. Shokubutsu Mei-1, Enumeration of selected scientific names of both native and foreign plants, ..."
3. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"Amongst phanerogamae the leaves of Utricularia, Astragalus, and Myriophyllum were examined, and it was shown that in Astragalus and Myriophyllum the lateral ..."