lycophyte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Lycophyta, by analogy to λύκος (lúkos, wolf) +‎ -phyte (plant).

Noun[edit]

lycophyte (plural lycophytes)

  1. (biology) Any plant (such as the club mosses) that is a member of the division Lycophyta (or Lycopodiophyta)