Textbook of Pteridophytes

Monika Koul


Pteridophytes represent the most important vascular plants of the plant kingdom. Placed in the archegoniate, these plants are sometimes referred to as bridges between the bryophytes and seed plants. These also display interesting morphological, anatomical and reproductive traits. The evolution of stele, the production of sporophylls and reproduction by spores are important features seen in this group. The importance of these plants in evolution has always captured the interest of scientists.

The author Prof Inderdeep Kaur has used decades of her teaching experience in bringing out this book that is very well written and presented lucidly. The book comprises 13 chapters dedicated to different topics that are covered in the undergraduate curriculum. The recent and most…read more on NOPR