Gnetophyta

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Gnetophyta

[nə′täf·əd·ə]
(botany)
The equivalent name for Gnetopsida.
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There are several reasons why the process of secretion is not clearly understood, particularly in gnetophytes. Although a functioning enzyme, i.e.
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MADS-box genes reveal that gnetophytes are more closely related to conifers than to flowering plants.