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Metzgeria

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Kingdom  Plantae
Class  Jungermanniopsida
Family  Metzgeriaceae
Division  Marchantiophyta
Order  Metzgeriales
Rank  Genus

Similar  Metzgeria furcata, Metzgeriaceae, Metzgeria conjugata, Plagiochila, Frullania

Metzgeria is a genus of thalloid liverworts in the family Metzgeriaceae. The genus was named in honor of Johann Metzger (1771–1844), German copper engraver and art restorer from Staufen, Breisgau (Baden-Wurttemberg), a friend of Raddi and pupil of the great Florentine engraver Raphael Sanzio Morghen (1753–1833).

Metzgeria hamata

Approximately 120 to 200 species of Metzgeria have been described. Species may be either monoicous or dioicous.

Metzgeria Metzgeria furcata
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Metzgeria Metzgeria conjugata Lindb Checklist View
Metzgeria FileMetzgeria furcata 170108ajpg Wikimedia Commons
Metzgeria Metzgeria furcata Apertithallus orientalis Discover Life

References

Metzgeria Wikipedia


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