Hyeniales

Hyeniales

[‚hī·ə′nā·lēz]
(paleobotany)
An order of Devonian plants characterized by small, dichotomously forked leaves borne in whorls.
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The higher land plants evolved from the telome trusses of the primitive forms along three parallel lines, as indicated in the following table: Primitive Land Plants Lycopsida Sphenopsida Pteropsida Examples Selaginella Equisetum Phanerogams Lycopodium Ferns Lepidophyta Transitional Protolepido- Hyeniales Protopteridales Groups dendrales