NEWTON's HOME PAGE
Name: Ellin Grade: N/A Location: N/A Country: N/A Date: N/A
Are there more spores contained in the sori of the fern or in the spore capsule of the moss?
Both could potentially be in the thousands but I am not familiar with precise counts of these.
The following could be helpful in comparing ferns and mosses:
Anthony R. Brach
Missouri Botanical Garden
c/o Harvard University Herbaria
Click here to return to the Botany Archives
NEWTON is an electronic community for Science, Math, and Computer Science K-12 Educators, sponsored and operated by
Argonne National Laboratory
, Andrew Skipor, Ph.D., Head of Educational Programs.
For assistance with NEWTON contact a
System Operator (email@example.com)
, or at Argonne's
NEWTON AND ASK A SCIENTIST
9700 S. Cass Ave.
Update: June 2012