from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of fossil plants considered by Dawson as being a connecting-link between the rhizocarps and lycopods, and so named by him in consequence of its partial resemblance to certain parasitic lycopods placed in the modern genus Psilotum.

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  • noun any plant or fossil of the genus Psilophyton


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