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Descriptor English: Embryophyta
Descriptor Spanish: Embryophyta
Descriptor Portuguese: Embriófitas
Descriptor French: Embryophyta
Entry term(s): Land Plant
Land Plants
Plant, Land
Plants, Land
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019669
Scope note: Higher plants that live primarily in terrestrial habitats, although some are secondarily aquatic. Most obtain their energy from PHOTOSYNTHESIS. They comprise the vascular and non-vascular plants.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2011; see PLANT FAMILIES AND GROUPS 1998-2010
History Note: 2011 (1998)
DeCS ID: 33294
Unique ID: D019669
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Embryophyta - Preferred
Concept UI M0029203
Scope note Higher plants that live primarily in terrestrial habitats, although some are secondarily aquatic. Most obtain their energy from PHOTOSYNTHESIS. They comprise the vascular and non-vascular plants.
Preferred term Embryophyta
Entry term(s) Land Plant
Land Plants
Plant, Land
Plants, Land



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