James W. Perry jperry at UWC.EDU
Tue Nov 23 11:16:16 EST 1999

Because they are branch systems, not leaves.

At 05:54 AM 11/22/99 -0800, Cleya M Williams wrote:
>Why are the fertile appendages on the Equisetum called
>sporangiophores instead of sporophylls?
>         Cleya

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