Introductory Questions. Unit #1: Phylogenic History, Life Cycles, & Reproductive nature of Plants (Ch. 29, 30, 38, & 39). Introductory Questions #1.
Unit #1: Phylogenic History, Life Cycles, & Reproductive nature of Plants
(Ch. 29, 30, 38, & 39)
Plants have thought to evolved from a group of green algae called ? Why do evolutionary Biologists think that this algal species is the common ancestor of land plants? (Give four key traits they have in common-pg. 574)
Name the four main groups of plants.
Name the four main challenges faced by plants and animals as they emerged on land.
Name three key adaptations in plants allowing them to be successful on land.
What is the significance of lignin and the vascular tissue found in land plants?
Moss, hornworts, and liverworts are all part of which group of plants?
Looking at the life cycle of the moss, what is the name of the male and female reproductive structures?