Rhynia facts for kids
Temporal range: Early Devonian
|Reconstruction of Rhynia gwynne-vaughanii, redrawn after Kenrick & Crane (1997:101)|
Kidst. & W.H.Lang (1917)
Rhynia is a genus of Early Devonian fossil land plants. Only one species is known, R. gwynne-vaughanii. The fossils are the sporophyte generation of a vascular plant. Rhynia had anatomical features more advanced than those of the bryophytes.
- Horneophyton, a fossil non-vascular plant similar to Rhynia
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