Aimed to meet requirements of undergraduate students of botany. This book covers topics such as: evolution of sex and sexuality in algae; and, pigments in algae with their chemistry and the evolution of thallus in algae.
Pteridophyta is designed to fulfill the needs of undergraduate and postgraduate students of Botany. The current trends in the subject are explained in a simple, lucid and understandablewriting style. This book, containing a wide variety of topics discussed extensively along with a large number of review questions in every chapter, would surely be helpful to students desirous of enhancing their knowledge in botany. feature • Covers new and modern topics • Threatened Pteridophytes of India: Handle them with Care • Nuclear DNA Amounts in Pteridophytes Four application-based chapters • Economic Importance of Pteridophytes • Classification of Pteridophytes • Cytogenetics: Polyploidy, Chromosome Number and Organelle Genome • Morphogenesis: Spore, Prothallus, Sexuality and Sporophyte