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Coniferophyta

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(Pinophyta)

The biggest division of gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs, nearly all of which are evergreen, commonly with monopodial crowns. Most...

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Coniferophyta

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(Pinophyta)

The biggest division of gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs, nearly all of which are evergreen, commonly with monopodial crowns. Most...

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Coniferophyta

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 132 words.

A phylum of seed-bearing plants comprising the conifers, including the pines, firs, and spruces. Conifers have an extensive fossil record

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Coniferophyta

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 138 words.

A phylum of seed-bearing plants comprising the conifers, including the pines, firs, and spruces. Conifers have an extensive fossil record

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Coniferophyta

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 55 words.

The biggest division of gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs; most are resinous. The leaves

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Coniferophyta

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 59 words.

The biggest division of *gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs; most are resinous. The leaves are often needle- or scale-like. Fertile parts occur in...

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Coniferophyta

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 96 words.

(Pinophyta)

The biggest division of gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs, nearly all of which

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Coniferophyta

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 100 words.

The biggest division of gymnosperms, with a long fossil history, comprising trees and shrubs, nearly all of which are evergreen, commonly with ...

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Coniferophyta

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 25 words.

A division (phylum) of *gymnosperm plants that comprises the *conifers. Note that the trivial name coniferophyte is traditionally used

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Coniferales

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Earth Sciences and Geography.

In some classifications, the order comprising the conifers. See coniferophyta.

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Coniferales

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 11 words.

In some classifications, the order comprising the conifers. See coniferophyta.

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Coniferales

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 11 words.

In some classifications, the order comprising the conifers. See coniferophyta.

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Coniferales

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 11 words.

In some classifications, the order comprising the conifers. See Coniferophyta.

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Coniferales

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 11 words.

In some classifications, the order comprising the conifers. See Coniferophyta.

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cone

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 16 words.

An inflorescence of Coniferophyta. Ovules and seeds are borne on sterile scales. See also strobilus.

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cone

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 16 words.

An inflorescence of Coniferophyta. Ovules and seeds are borne on sterile scales. See also strobilus.

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seed plants

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Plant Sciences and Forestry.

Any plant that produces seeds. Most seed plants belong to the phyla Anthophyta (flowering plants) or Coniferophyta (conifers).

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seed plant

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 20 words.

Any plant that produces seeds. Most seed plants belong to the phyla Anthophyta (flowering plants) or Coniferophyta (conifers).

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seed plant

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 20 words.

Any plant that produces seeds. Most seed plants belong to the phyla *Anthophyta (flowering plants) or *Coniferophyta (conifers).

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pycnoxylic

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 28 words.

Applied to wood that is dense and well developed, with little parenchyma tissue among the xylem. Conifers (Coniferophyta) and ...

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conifer

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 18 words.

Any plant of the division (phylum) *Coniferophyta, especially any member of the order *Coniferales. Adjectival form: coniferous.

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