Jungermannia

Jungermannia

Jun`ger*man"ni*a\, n.; pl. Jungermanni[ae]. [NL. Named after Ludwig Jungermann, a German botanist.] (Bot.) A genus of hepatic mosses, now much circumscribed, but formerly comprising most plants of the order, which is sometimes therefore called Jungermanniace[ae].
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