Angiospermae

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From Ancient Greek ἀγγεῖον (angeîon, container) + σπέρμα (spérma, seed).

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Angiospermae

  1. A taxonomic superclass within the subphylum Spermatophytina – the angiosperms.

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  • This name has been used in many classification schemes, often with significantly different rank. Circumscription has been relatively stable since the late 19th century.

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